The CDC provides up-to-date information on how to best protect yourself and your team on its website: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html
DHS has created a routinely updated source for statements on what the large organization is doing to partner with industry and the wider public to handle the outbreak of COVID-19: https://www.dhs.gov/coronavirus
Officials said all vessel, yard, and gate operations have been stopped until further notice. The closures could have a big impact on trade, commerce, and businesses in the Houston area.
https://www.click2houston.com/health/2020/03/19/port-of-houston-terminals-closed-following-reported-case-of-covid-19-in-an-employee/... more »
• Is there guidance on what products are deemed part of "essential supply chains" (i.e. gasoline, chemicals for water... more »
• How to determine when to conduct active screening of employees as they arrive at work?
• How is the screening being implemented?
• How to decide whether and when to close a workplace? [We ask members not to discuss their plans to close a workplace on this site]
We are evaluating... more »
Kathryn Clay, President – email@example.com
Peter Lidiak, Vice President of Regulatory... more »
Also, here is a link to EEOC guidance expressly permitting thermal screening in view of the pandemic.
On the 3/20/20 ILTA peer information call, there was a discussion about high inventory levels because of extremely low demand, and whether the federal and state governments will give extensions to move to summer gasoline blends.
Several members expressed concern about this issue. If you have thoughts, please share.
Is anyone doing health self-assessment/questionnaire/screening for employees, contractors or 3rd parties (who's doing this? If so, is it companywide or limited to critical locations or other)
o One Terminal Member said: we are asking screening questions to contractors. A document has been developed to ask questions like: if they've been sick, where they've been... more »
o One terminal member said it intends to do temperature scanning of all personnel – employees and contractors. Depending on the terminal, sometimes terminal personnel and other times security guards will take temperatures
o IMTT... more »