STATE OF UTAH
The state of Utah has created a highly informative and easy to navigate website https://coronavirus.utah.gov/ offering guidance in the following categories:
- Protecting Yourself
- Businesses and Employers
- Information for Healthcare Providers
- COVID-19 General Information
- Ways to Help
- Outdoor Recreation
- Mental Health
Based on the levels of covid cases, positivity rates, and ICU utilization each country will be receive a level: High, Moderate, or Low. Data is analyzed weekly and changes to the level will be adjusted every 14 days.
A mandatory mask requirement has been in effect for most Utah Counties since July 1, 2020.
Vaccines now available for:
- Healthcare workers
- Long-term care facility staff and residents
- First responders
- Ages 65 and older
- K-12 teachers and school staff
- Ages 16 and older with certain underlying medical conditions
DEPARTMENT OF TREASURY
The Department of Treasury has proven to be a valuable resource for businesses working to navigate COVID legislation related to the Families First Coronavirus Leave Act and the CARES Act. For the most up-to-date information regarding these acts, including PPP forgiveness forms visit: https://home.treasury.gov/
Focusing on safety within the sheet metal industry specifically, SMOHIT has prepared in-depth guidelines addressing COVID related safety issues including, overall job site safety, PPE, high-risk individuals in the workplace, Spanish resources and more. Find these guidelines by visiting the SMOHIT website: https://www.smohit.org/covid-19-information/
For additional resources and industry-specific guidance, visit the COVID-19 section of the National SMACNA page
About SMACNA Utah
SMACNA Utah is a chapter of National SMACNA (Sheet Metal Contractors Association) representing unionized sheet metal and specialty metal contractors within the state of Utah.
SMACNA Utah is dedicated to promoting contractor growth through quality education and training programs, legislative involvement and the betterment of the industry.
SMACNA Utah is registered with the State of Utah to provide Continuing Education Credits that can be applied toward Utah’s biennial license renewal CEU requirements.
SMACNA Utah Spring 2021 Newsletter