Coronavirus Information and Resources

Any company with less than 500 employees are now required to have the below poster displayed.  
https://secureservercdn.net/184.168.47.225/717.ede.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/FFCRA_Poster_WH1422_Non-Federal.pdf

The below link provides guidance explaining paid sick leave and expanded family and medical leave under The Families First Coronavirus Response Act.  

https://secureservercdn.net/184.168.47.225/717.ede.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/OPA-FINAL_20-512-NAT_WHD_FFCRA-Guidance.pdf

This link provides the latest information from the Texas Workforce Commission and information on how to apply for benefits. 
https://secureservercdn.net/184.168.47.225/717.ede.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/TWC-Facebook-Live-March-25.pdf 

Several of you have asked for a letter that talks about interruption of service for guests.  You can find a sample document by clicking here.

The link to this document provides information related to temporary lay-offs, reduced hours and unemployment information for business owners and employees.

https://secureservercdn.net/184.168.47.225/717.ede.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/TCWFS-COVID19.pdf 

Tarrant County officials have declared a ban on large public gatherings.   The ban in Fort Worth is in place until lifted by Mayor Price.  Gatherings of more than 250 people, should be canceled or rescheduled.

Please see the following link to review the Fort Worth City Ordinance.

The ban on large public gatherings is in place for the City of Arlington; please see the link to review the Arlington City Ordinance below.

https://secureservercdn.net/184.168.47.225/717.ede.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/City-of-Arlington-COVID-19.pdf 

The link below provides guidance from OSHA and Wage & Hour Division that may be of value to members of the association.

https://www.dol.gov/coronavirus

Texas Hotel & Lodging Association has helpful safety information and governmental and news updates on this issue.

https://texaslodging.com/coronavirus2020/

WHO Key Planning Recommendations for Mass Gatherings:

https://www.who.int/publications-detail/key-planning-recommendations-for-mass-gatherings-in-the-context-of-the-current-covid-19-outbreak

U.S. Travel is in close contact with authorities at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Department of Homeland Security and officials at several U.S. airports about ongoing developments.  Following is a toolkit they have put together:

https://www.ustravel.org/toolkit/emergency-preparedness-and-response-coronavirus

American Hotel & Lodging Association also has put forth information and resources and will continue to monitor the latest developments tied to this virus issued by government and health officials.

https://www.ahla.com/facts-about-coronavirus