Clarifying Governor’s Guidance to Reopen Construction: Important Links 5/14/20
The New York State Department of Health and the Governor’s Office have released Interim Guidelines for construction activities and the industry during COVID-19. In clarifying these guidelines, we’re now attaching 3 very important links to help you meet Phase One of the Construction Guidelines.
These guidelines apply to:
Building Equipment Contractors
Building Finishing Contractors
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
Highway, Street and Bridge Construction
Nonresidential Building Construction
Residential Building Construction
Utility System Construction
The first is a summary of guidelines. It contains both mandatory and recommended best practices. – Download here.
The second link is the interim Guidance for Construction Activities During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency – You must read and follow a link at the end of the document affirming that you have read and understand the guidelines. – Download here…
Here is the link to the Interim Guidelines released 5/13/20: – Click here
Please note that at the end of the Interim Guidelines there is a link to a Business Affirmation which is to be completed to confirm compliance with the NY Forward reopening guidance.
Here is the link to the Business Affirmation document: – Click here
Please know that we will continue to update you as we gain more clarity on these guidelines. Please call us at 212- 825-1205 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
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