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Stay apprised of COVID-19 state-by-state projections - updated frequently


TFI Activity & Advocacy

Essential Worker Template - Modify and use with employees engaged in fertilizer logistics to use as a reference if they encounter challenges to fertilizer movements resulting from state-imposed restrictions on the movement of individuals during the pandemic response.

TFI FAQ on Hours of Service Emergency Relief  

TFI’s State Executive Order Summary - now includes re-opening announcements -  updated 4/22/20


Eye on Government – Federal & State Agency Updates

Federal Guidance:

Department of Homeland Security - CISA

  • ​​Guidance on Essential Critical Workers HERE  

Occupational Safety and Health Administration

  • Guidance for Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19 HERE  

Centers for Disease Control

  • Reopening Guidance for Cleaning and Disinfecting Public Spaces, Workplaces, Businesses, Schools and Homes HERE  
  • "Implementing safety practices for critical infrastructure workers who may have had exposure to a person with suspected or confirmed COVID-19" HERE
  • Essential critical workers COVID-19 exposure dos and don'ts HERE

National Governors Association 

  • State-by-state public health criteria for re-opening HERE
  • Summary of state actions for business re-opening HERE

IRS: Assistance for American Workers and Families

In the weeks immediately after the passage of the CARES Act, Americans will see fast and direct relief in the form of Economic Impact Payments. Information HERE.

 Dept of the Treasury: Assistance for Small Businesses

The Paycheck Protection Program prioritizes millions of Americans employed by small businesses by authorizing up to $349 billion toward job retention and certain other expenses. Small businesses and eligible nonprofit organizations, Veterans organizations, and Tribal businesses described in the Small Business Act, as well as individuals who are self-employed or are independent contractors, are eligible if they also meet program size standards.

  • Top-line program overview HERE
  • Borrower information HERE
  • Borrower application HERE

 Paycheck Protection Program Resources

State/Local Policy Info and Resources:

Tax Guidance:

Guidance for Researchers:


Stay Healthy & Aware - COVID-19 Resources

 Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Interim Enforcement Response Plan for Coronavirus Disease (4/15/20) 

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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What you should know:

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Working from Home - Virtual Management Resources

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