CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL (CDC)
WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION
US Senate Small Business Committee Guide to the CARES Act
CARES Act Description
U.S. Small Business Administration
The SBA currently has two disaster loan programs available to all small business owners. Information on the programs is below and they can be accessed at:
Economic Injury Disaster Loan Program
This program provides targeted, low-interest loans to small businesses and nonprofits that have been severely impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19). The SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan program provides small businesses with working capital loans of up to $2 million that can provide vital economic support to small businesses to help overcome the temporary loss of revenue they are experiencing.
SBA Express Bridge Loans
This program allows small businesses who currently have a business relationship with an SBA Express Lender to access up to $25,000 with less paperwork. These loans can
provide vital economic support to small businesses to help overcome the temporary loss of revenue they are experiencing and can be a term loan or used to bridge the gap while applying for a direct SBA Economic Injury Disaster loan.
U.S. Department of Labor
USDoL guidelines on preparing workplaces for COVID-19 https://www.osha.gov/Publications/OSHA3990.pdf
U.S. Department of Labor- Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
Information for employers and employees
Information on Fair Labor Standards Act and job-protected leave under the Family and Medical Leave Act
US Chamber of Commerce Coronavirus Emergency Loans Small Business Guide & Checklist
Guide to help small businesses, independent contractors, and gig economy workers prepare to file for a coronavirus relief loan under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. Note that borrowers will need to provide a good faith certification that they will use the loan proceeds to retain workers and maintain payroll or make mortgage, lease, and utility payments.