Jobsite Safety is Critical

March 26, 2020

As Guilford County is under a Stay-at-Home Order effective March 27, critical trade occupations, such as building and construction, have been designated essential services and allowed to continue operations.

As you proceed with work on your jobsites, it is imperative that safety measures and precautions be communicated and in place.

Industry Resources

NAHB has some valuable resources available on their website…see links below.

NAHB: Coronavirus Preparedness & Response

Within this section, there are several valuable resources:

Protect Your Business – Worksite Safety

Construction Jobsite Safety Recommendations including a Jobsite Checklist & Toolbox Talk in English & Spanish and Safety Posters

Jobsite Safety Poster – English

Jobsite Safety Poster – Spanish

BUILDERS – it is imperative that you do your part to ensure that your job-sites are safe and that workers are following the latest guidance from the CDC about social distancing, etc. If not, our essential status can be rescinded.

Guilford County Stay-at-Home Order

Find additional information in the links below as well as the City & County websites.

Stay at Home Declaration

Frequently Asked Questions 


Additional Jobsite Safety Resources

OSHA GUIDANCE ON PREPARING WORKPLACES FOR COVID-19

The Center for Construction Research & Training (North America Building Trades Unions) has these materials in English & Spanish:

GUIDANCE FOR COVID-19 (English)

GUIDANCE FOR COVID-19 (Spanish)