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What's EASA Doing?

EASA is continuing to monitor novel coronavirus (COVID-19) news that is impacting so much of the world. Given the rapidly changing landscape and the most recent recommendation from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control, EASA has canceled all seminars through the end of May. 

Additionally, EASA and the Board of Directors has canceled the EASA 2020 Convention & Solutions Expo. EASA is currently processing full refunds. In its place, EASA is offering many of the same technical, management and sales training for FREE as part of EASA 2020 Reimagined, a new online event!

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EASAns Are Critical To Industry!

EASA members support the infrastructure of the world (e.g., hospitals, utilities, water/wastewater, food manufacturing and distribution, agriculture and much more). As an increasing number of states/provinces and communities institute stay-at-home orders, know that these decrees make exceptions for workers in critical infrastructure sectors, including the electromechanical repair, service and sales industry.

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Face Coverings, Masks & Respirators
Know the Difference

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Provided by the U.S. Army

COVID-19 risk level guide

Know Your Risk
During COVID-19

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Provided by the Texas Medical Association

Guide to Disinfecting Electrical Equipment

NEMA logoNEMA has developed specific guidance on how to maintain cleanliness while preserving the functionality and integrity of electrical equipment. Common disinfecting methods like fogging can damage electrical equipment and pose a safety hazard. To clean and disinfect electrical equipment, first, follow the manufacturer’s recommended cleaning methods. If you have a specific question, contact the electrical manufacturer for guidance.

Download the free NEMA GD 4-2020 COVID-19 Cleaning and Disinfecting Guidance for Electrical Equipment. NEMA's website has additional resources and updates in response to COVID-19.

Resources from BKD, EASA's audit firm

BKD CPAs and Advisors, EASA's auditing firm, has provided free resources for navigating the financial impacts of COVID-19.

COVID-19 Response Guide-BKDThis booklet provides guidance on key areas that business leaders should focus on to not only guide their teams through times of difficulty but also prepare them to come out stronger on the other side.

  • Checklist of key considerations
  • Internal and external communications
  • Cash flow planning
  • Understanding your relief options
    • Economic Injury Disaster Loan
    • CARES Act Provisions
    • Paycheck Protection Program
    • Business Interruption Claims
    • FEMA Public Assistance
  • Tax provisions
  • Cybersecurity considerations
  • Remote work best practices

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Tax & Accounting Resource Center

WEBINAR RECORDING: Pandemic Response & Cybersecurity Considerations

COVID-19: Response Guidance from BKD Trusted Advisors

SBA Releases PPP Loan Forgiveness Application
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has released a loan forgiveness application that borrowers must complete to have their Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan forgiven. The form includes detailed information about the eligible cost for forgiveness and instructions for calculating those costs, as well as a list of documents to submit and documents that must be maintained but are not required for submission. Click here for more details on the process.

Small Business Administration Resources

Fourth Survey Conducted, Demonstrates COVID-19 Impact on EASA, Other Associations

Industry Insights, a research company, conducted four surveys with members from several associations, including EASA, regarding the impact of the COVID-19 health crisis. The first survey took place in mid-March, the second in early April, the third in late April and the fourth in late May. 

The video below showcases an overview of some answers from the May survey. Member answers are first compared to the overall responses, then to EASA member responses from the first and second surveys. The password-protected Excel workbooks allow you to dive deeper into the comprehensive data.

COVID-19 Survey Executive Summary

 

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June Survey

FULL RESULTS

Late-April Survey

FULL RESULTS OPEN-ENDED RESPONSES

Early-April Survey

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY FULL RESULTS OPEN-ENDED RESPONSES

March Survey

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY FULL RESULTS OPEN-ENDED RESPONSES

Webinar Recordings

Leading Through Crisis
In this new webinar created specifically for owners, general managers and sales leaders, highly rated 2019 EASA speaker Mike Weinberg will share strong words of encouragement, practical coaching tips, and powerful best practices for leading (sales teams) through this unique time.

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Surviving Today's Financial Challenges
In this webinar, Al Bates, renowned speaker and friend of EASA, reviews the financial challenges you're facing in these complicated times. This program was presented on Tuesday, April 14.

This program provides a structure you can use to evaluate your own situation and adjust your actions accordingly. 

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Open Forum: Coping With Coronavirus

Join EASA's Management Services Committee and other EASAns as they provide insights on how they are handling their response to the Coronavirus pandemic.

Video duration: 86 minutes

OSHA Provides Guidance for COVID-19

OSHA COVID-19 booklet

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration established a hub of news, updates and information regarding the safety aspects of dealing with COVID-19 in the workplace. As more information becomes available regarding the virus, resources are regularly updated and posted.

OSHA COVID-19 INFO

OSHA developed this COVID-19 planning guidance based on traditional infection prevention and industrial hygiene practices. It focuses on the need for employers to implement engineering, administrative, and work practice controls and personal protective equipment (PPE), as well as considerations for doing so.

This guidance is intended for planning purposes. Employers and workers should use this planning guidance to help identify risk levels in workplace settings and to determine any appropriate control measures to implement.

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Downloadable Flyer for Your Business

Use this one-sheet to remind your team to employ good practices. This resource explains the lifespan of the virus and appropriate measures anyone can take to reduce it including hand-washing, disinfecting equipment and maintaining social distance.

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Sample Employee Communications

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