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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

MARCH 2021

OSHA Return to Work Guidelines

FEBRUARY 2021

New COVID-19 OSHA/NIEHS Guidelines & Resources for employers/employees

JANUARY 2021
COVID-19 Vaccine Guidance for MEL members

CDC Guidance on quarantine & returning to work

DECEMBER
Guidance: Recording COVID-19 Related Illnesses for OSHA compliance  

NOVEMBER
Revised Restrictions on Indoor/Outdoor Gatherings – Nov. 18, 2020
New Guidance: Exec. Order 192 – Mandatory Minimum Health Protocols for Employers – Nov. 13, 2020

OCTOBER
Mandatory COVID-19 Workplace Safety Standards for N.J. Employers
Guidance for Re-opening Indoor Sports – Oct. 21, 2020
Guidelines for Emergency Remote Meetings – Oct. 6, 2020
LE Bulletin: Guidance for Police – Responding to emergencies during online school learning
Guidance for Holiday Celebrations/Halloween – Oct. 5, 2020

JUNE
Guidance for Reopening Playgrounds – June 30, 2020
LE Bulletin: Guidance for Challenges of Expanded Outdoor Dining – June 26, 2020
Hurricane Preparedness During the COVID Crisis – June 23, 2020
Gov. Schedule for Reopening NJ – June 16, 2020
Updated Guidance: Reopening Outdoor Activities/Facilities – June 4, 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

MAY
Reopening Public Facilities – May 27, 2020
Coronavirus Vendor Solution PowerPoint – May 22, 2020
Restoring Economic Health – Infographic – May 22, 2020
Guidance for Cleaning & Disinfecting Public Places- May 18,2020
Guidance for Preparing Workplaces for COVID – May 18, 2020
Guidelines for Reopening Beach Operations – May 7, 2020
Training Resources for Utilities- May 1, 2020

APRIL
Parks and Recreation Guidance Re-Opening Parks – April 30, 2020 (UPDATED)
Guidance for Taking Employee Temperatures – April 21, 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 to Prevent Internet Child Exploitation – April 4, 2020

MARCH
Guidance for Jr. Firefighters & EMS Cadets – March 31, 2020
Families First Coronavirus Response Act – March 26, 2020
Guidance on Chemicals and HazCom -March 25, 2020
Guidance for Cleaning Surfaces – March 19, 2020
Protecting EMS Responders – March 13, 2020
General Information – March 12, 2020
Protecting EMS Responders – March 13, 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