My inbox has been flooded with Coronavirus news in the past couple of weeks. However, all of these emails discuss housekeeping practices but don’t really give as much advice on how to handle the situation with employees. My team and I discussed hygiene and the importance of hand washing at our last staff meeting, but I’m unsure of what else I should be doing at this point. Do you have any suggestions for how to handle the Coronavirus situation when it comes to my staff?
It’s great that you’ve been addressing the Coronavirus situation with your team. Continue to emphasize that the Club is taking action to prevent the spread of illness. In addition to all of the great things you have learned to communicate to your Members, there are things you should do for your team, too. This includes:
If you haven’t done so already, please consider the following at your Club:
Above all, be sure to regularly check with the CDC for official updates and information.
Disclaimer: We will provide advice to the best of our abilities based on the information you provide. However, all facts and aspects of a situation should be explored in depth before making any legal or HR decisions. In the case of health issues such as Coronavirus, always be sure to reference the CDC for more information.