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NJ MEL Updates 

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Important Messages from MEL

Public Health Issues Memo 3 (July 1, 2020): Liability & Waiver form for re-opening recreational programs.
Public Health Issues Memo 2 (April 2, 2020)
Public Health Issues Memo 1  (March 18, 2020)
Workers Compensation Benefits Claims (April 2, 2020)
Workers Compensation Benefits for Emergency Responders (March 16, 2020)

Class Cancellations 

Update: All MEL Safety Institute (MSI) in-person classes have been canceled until further notice.  You are encouraged to take online classes, click here for information. 

MSI NOW Online Training is now available to MEL affiliated members.  Click here for information.

MEL Safety Institute Bulletins & Briefings

The bulletins below are COVID-19 specific. To view other MSI Bulletins click here, to view Briefings click here.

Bulletins
General Information – March 12, 2020
Protecting EMS Responders – March 13, 2020
Parks and Recreation Guidance Re-Opening Parks – April 30, 2020 (UPDATED) 
Guidance for Cleaning Surfaces – March 19, 2020
Guidance on Chemicals and HazCom -March 25, 2020
Families First Coronavirus Response Act – March 26, 2020 
Guidance for Jr. Firefighters & EMS Cadets – March 31, 2020
Guidance to Prevent Internet Child Exploitation –  April 4, 2020
Guidance for Law Enforcement on Exposure to COVID-19 – April 15, 2020
Guidance for Fire & EMS on Exposure to COVID-19- April 15, 2020
LEO: Emergency Staffing Guidance – April 8, 2020
Guidance for Solid Waste Industry Operations – April 8, 2020
Guidance for Taking Employee Temperatures – April 21, 2020
Training Resources for Utilities- May 1, 2020
Guidelines for Reopening Beach Operations – May 7, 2020
Guidance for Cleaning & Disinfecting Public Places- May 18,2020
Guidance for Preparing Workplaces for COVID – May 18, 2020
Coronavirus Vendor Solution PowerPoint – May 22, 2020
Restoring Economic Health – Infographic – May 22, 2020
Reopening Public Facilities – May 27, 2020
LE Bulletin: Ford Releases Sanitizing Software for Cars/SUV’s – June 1, 2020
LE Bulletin: Identifying Unseen Victims of the Pandemic – June 1, 2020
Updated Guidance: Reopening Outdoor Activities/Facilities – June 4, 2020
Gov. Schedule for Reopening NJ – June 16, 2020
Hurricane Preparedness During the COVID Crisis – June 23, 2020
LE Bulletin: Guidance for Challenges of Expanded Outdoor Dining – June 26, 2020 
Guidance for Reopening Playgrounds – June 30, 2020

Briefings
Guidance for Cleaning Surfaces
15 Days to Slow COVID-19 Poster
Cleaning Surfaces 
Cleaning & Disinfecting CDC Fact Sheet
HazCom & COVID-19 Briefing
Home Office Ergonomics
If You Are Sick – CDC Guidance
If You Get Sick – Briefing 
Law Enforcement COVID-19 CDC Guidance
LEO & COVI-19 Briefing 
Social Distancing at Work NSC Poster
Stress Management
Back to Work: Office & Vehicle Safety Guidelines