Steps to Reopen Business during Stage 2
California will move into Stage 2 of modifying the state’s Stay-at-Home order on May 8, 2020. The goal is a safe, clean environment for workers and customers. Businesses may use effective alternative or innovative methods to build upon the guidance. Please review the appropriate state-provided industry guideline for your establishment and complete the checklist provided. If your industry guidelines are not posted, you may not open yet. If your industry is listed, please confirm that your establishment is able to open in Stage 2. Please refer to the California Department Public Health website for guideline updates or contact Tuolumne County Public Health for technical assistance.
Before reopening, all facilities must follow these steps:
Step 1. Review the guidelines relevant to your business -
Using those guidelines, conduct a risk assessment of your establishment and prepare a plan. If your sector guidance is not listed, then your business sector has not yet been approved for reopening. The guidelines and checklists for Early Stage 2 can be found HERE: https://covid19.ca.gov/industry-guidance/
The guidelines and checklists for counties that have submitted approved attestation documentation for movement into Late Stage 2 can be found HERE: https://covid19.ca.gov/roadmap-counties/
Step 2. Complete the industry-specific checklist provided, post in your workplace and please submit the checklist to Health@tuolumnecounty.ca.gov
Step 3. Train employees on how to limit the spread of COVID-19: including how to screen themselves for symptoms and stay home if they have them. It is critical that employees needing to self-isolate because of COVID-19 are encouraged to stay home, with sick leave policies to support that, to prevent infection in your workplace, please visit the covid19.ca.gov website for more information on government programs regarding COVID-19 sick leave and worker’s compensation.
Step 4. Implement your plans: individual control measures and screening, disinfecting protocols, and physical distancing plans.
Step 5. Continue to monitor local updates for any changes in local Stage progress that may affect your establishment. Updates will be provided on this website.