Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources

COVID-19 is impacting our members and communities across the state. Our association will be taking every step possible to ensure our membership is receiving the information and guidance they need to navigate through this evolving situation. We created the following resource to compile the relevant state, federal, and international information that you need to be aware of.

PPA Resources


March 25 PPA Clarification on Governor Wolf Regional “Stay at Home” Order 

March 22 PPA Clarification on Governor Wolf Order to Enforce Non Life Sustaining Businesses

View PPA Special Bulletin Releases 

Sign up for PPA Express Email Updates 


PPA COVID-19 Guideline for Corporate Policy & Practices 

PPA Letter Template: Life Sustaining Business Employee Document for travel during “Stay at Home” Order


March 19 Webinar Recording: PA Chamber – Employer Response to Coronavirus 

March 23 McNees Law Webinar Presentation Slides: The Workplace Impact of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act

March 24 Webinar Recording: SBA Emergency Disaster Loan Application Process FAQ’s

March 27 PA Chamber Webinar Recording: Coronavirus – Small Business Next Steps and Best Practices

Pennsylvania Resources

Governor Wolf

View Governor Wolf Press Releases 

March 27 Governor Wolf Stay at Home Order 

Guide: Responding to COVID-19 in Pennslyvania

Governor Wolf Life Sustaining Business List – 3/24/2020 (Updated List)

View CISA Guide of Identifying Critical Infrastructure During COVID-19 (PA aligned with federal guidance on 3/20/2020)

PA Department of Health

PA Department of Health – Primary COVID-19 Website

COVID-19 General Fact Sheet 

COVID-19 Information for Businesses

Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency

PA Business Emergency Operations Center – Live Dashboard

Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry – Office of Unemployment Compensation

Information for Pennsylvania Employees Impacted by COVID-19

UC Benefits & COVID-19 FAQs

Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture

Guidance for Convenience Store Employees (3/25/2020)

Essential Businesses for a Safe Food Supply 

Procedures for Sanitation and Diagnosed Employees  

Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development

Financing Programs for COVID-19 Impacted Businesses


Federal Resources

Families First Coronavirus Response Act – Employer Requirements

US Dept of Labor Employer Guide 

US Dept of Labor FAQ’s

US Dept of Labor Required COVID-19 Notice to Employees

Medical Guidance & Operational Best Practices

CDC – Coronavirus – Interim Guidance for Business and Employers 

OSHA – How to Maintain Operations During a Pandemic 

White House Coronavirus Guidelines for America 

US Department of Labor – Coronavirus Resources 

National Cyber Security Alliance COVID-19 Resource

U.S. Small Business Administration

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Small Business Guidance & Loan Resources


FMCSA Emergency Declaration (includes fuel as of 3/18/2020)

FAQs on the FMCSA Emergency Declaration 3-19-2020

DOT Guideline on Compliance with Drug and Alcohol Testing Requirements

FMCSA Waiver for Expiring CDLs, CLPs and Driver Medical Certificates 

International Resources

World Heath Organization Coronavirus Website