Additional Manufacturer's Resources
Purdue MEP is closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation. Our greatest concern is for the health, safety, and well-being of our employees, our clients and their staff, and our communities. In this current state, we remain fully committed to our mission of serving Indiana manufacturers.
With the global spread of COVID-19, Purdue MEP is providing educational guides and direct support to our clients to help them plan, prepare, protect, and recover their operations. As the virus continues to make its way across the globe, it is a good time to assess the potential risks for your organization here in Indiana.
As we navigate this uncertain time together, we will serve as a resource for the latest information on the virus, and how this will impact your business. Please continue to visit our resource for helpful links, webinars, and current information.
We will stay connected and available, and hope everyone remains safe and healthy.
Five steps you can do right now:
- Determine supply chain disruption risks
- Reeducate employees on preventing virus spread
- Review and revise cleaning schedules for common areas
- Work with local health professionals
- Communicate promptly
General Resources Available:
Center for Disease Control (CDC) What you need to know about coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Center for Disease Control (CDC) provides an interim guidance for employers. Recommendations for an Infectious Disease Outbreak Response Plan
Monitoring Map - Coronavirus COVID-19 Global Cases by Johns Hopkins CSSE
New guidance outlines flexibilities that states have in administering their unemployment insurance programs to help Americans affected by coronavirus.
World Health Organization: Latest Updates
Center for Disease Control (CDC): Community Guidance and Business Response
Center for Disease Control (CDC): Environmental Cleaning and Disinfection Recommendations for COVID-19
Indiana General Resources Available:
Indiana Department of Public Health Information
IN.gov has excellent state-specific guidance and resources listed under several agencies including Indiana's Department of Health, Department of Workforce Development, and Department of Homeland Security.
The Indiana State Department of Health hotline is 317-233-7125 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and 317-233-1325 afterward.
IMEC / CIRAS - Supply Disruption Planning Checklist
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) resources include Key OSHA standards for COVID-19
Protecting Your Business from COVID-19 (NIST MEP)
Responding to a COVID-19 Exposure (NIST MEP)
U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Coronavirus Supply Chain Update
Supply Chain Resources:
Customer Advisory on COVID-19 (DB Shenker)
International Trade Bulletins (FedEx)
Supply-chain recovery in coronavirus times—plan for now and the future (McKinsey & Company)
National Association of Manufacturers:
Indiana Manufacturers Association:
US Department of Treasury - Announcement to implement coronavirus-related paid leave for workers and tax credits for small and midsize businesses to swiftly recover the cost of providing coronavirus-related leave.
Unemployment Insurance Webinar - Indiana Unemployment Insurance Basics: What Impacted Hoosier Workers Need to Know (webinar hosted March 24th at 10:30 am)
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