Best Practices & Guidance

  • Female retail worker wearing a masking, holding a tablet computer

    These are the best practice guidelines and guidances for specific areas of the public sector.


    What to expect when you report for work or visit any public facility:

    1. Always bring a mask or face covering – you will have to wear one.  Employees will also wear a mask.
    2. Hand sanitizer should be available, but consider bringing some with you. It remains good practice to frequently wash hands.
    3. Stay home if you are sick.
    4. Keep 6 feet of distance between yourself and others.


    What to expect when you report for work or visit certain facilities:

Additional Resources & Assistance

  • The following resources are available to workers to ease anxieties and guide you through the uncertainties which come with this pandemic:

  • MIBridges

    Apply for health insurance, food and other assistance through MIBridges.

  • Community Action Agencies

    The CAA provides support in connecting you to resources in your community, including meal delivery, hygiene and cleaning boxes, and transportation services.​

  • Test

    We are partnering with medical providers to expand testing capacity and make sure that testing is free and easy to access.

  • Protect

    We will ask those who have been exposed to COVID-19 to stay home to help contain the spread of the virus.

  • Trace

    When someone tests positive for COVID-19, we will notify their close contacts so they know how to take the appropriate precautions to keep themselves and community members safe.