Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to dominate the news, raising concerns among individuals and for our economy. This page provides links to CalChamber, federal, state and local resources.

Federal/State Resources

Office of the Governor

Executive Order Extends Tax, Fee Deadlines for Small Businesses
Office of Governor Gavin Newsom, March 30, 2020

Governor’s Essential Business/Stay Home Directive and FAQs
Office of Governor Gavin Newsom, March 21, 2020

California Launches One-Stop COVID-19 Website
Office of Governor Gavin Newsom, March 18, 2020

Centers for Disease Control (CDC)

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Interim Guidance, Videos, Symptoms What’s New, What You Should KnowSituation Updates

Information For Communities, schools, and businesses, Healthcare professionals, Health departments, Travel, Laboratories

Communication Resources – CDC offers free resources, including videos, fact sheets, and posters. Page includes links to current communication tools and resources available for use and distribution.

U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19

U.S. Small Business Administration

Disaster Loans for California Small Businesses

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)

What You Should Know About the ADA, the Rehabilitation Act and the Coronavirus

California Department of Public Health

California Employment Development Department (EDD)

California Labor Commissioner’s Office

California Department of Fair Employment and Housing

California Labor and Workforce Development Agency


Cal/OSHA Guidance on Requirements to Protect Workers from Coronavirus

Local Resources

San Francisco Paid Sick Leave and the Coronavirus

The San Francisco Office of Labor Standards Enforcement (OLSE) has issued guidance regarding the use of San Francisco paid sick leave for situations involving the recent Coronavirus outbreak.