COVID-19 RESOURCES

 

 

(6/24 Update)

BOMA International Guidance Document #6
COVID-19: Preparing for Emergency Evacuations


(6/4 Update)

Industrial Re-Set: Operational and Management Guidelines for Industrial Properties Amid COVID-19
BOMA International's Guidance for Industrial Properties
provides a framework for developing customized management and building plans, and it identifies questions and important topics that should be considered.

The BOMA Georgia Foundation has released a new guide in response to COVID-19 Building Re-Entry: 10 Essential Resources for Property Management and Operations Professionals.

Two-part video series on mindfulness: Understanding Mindfulness and Mindfulness and Dealing with Uncertainty.

Leadership-themed videos: Leadership Lessons from COVID-19 and Lessons on Servant Leadership from Adam Grant.

Webinar recording titled Financial Tune-Up During a Challenging Time. It explores how the CARES Act impacts personal finance, budgeting, investing basics, estate planning, and more. While the webinar is primarily designed for young professionals, much of the content is applicable to individuals of any age.

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics to produce a four-part video series on healthy eating during COVID-19. The videos include Food Safety Considerations for COVID-19, Healthy Eating Habits, Dietary Considerations for School-Aged Children, and Access to Food.

 

(5/12 Update)

"Pathway Back To Work" - BOMA Canada Commercial Real Estate, Coronavirus and Re-Entry
This document will cover the following key considerations while preparing your building for re-entry: Building Operations, Vendors & Supplies, Tentant & Building Comms, and Human Resources.

 

BOMA'S ON DEMAND WEBINARS

Getting Back to Work: Preparing Buildings for Re-Entry Amid COVID-19

Re-Entry: Important tips from your building service providers


(4/16/Update)

BOMA Georgia has released a webinar recording titled Operational Savings in a Time of Low Census. The webinar explores the tactics that some property management and building operations staff are implementing to cut costs at their properties in response to a lower building utilization rate. It also highlights some efforts property managers and building engineers can take in conducting maintenance and preparing for a large number of tenants to return to work in office buildings.

Two-part video series on maintaining a hopeful outlook through COVID-19:
Maintaining Hope in the Face of COVID-19 
Hopeful, Historical Perspective on COVID-19.

Long-Term Uncertainty and the Decision-Making Process
Dealing with Stress and Significant Work Hours in a Crisis

 (4/7/20 Update)

WORKING REMOTELY

 

SCAMS AND FRAUD
Just a reminder to stay vigilant against fraudulent emails and other scams during this pandemic. Scammers often use fear and panic to take advantage of people during times of crisis. Beware of phone calls, suspicious emails, texts, and websites that may look or sound legitimate. Always verify the source is legitimate and do not click any links from unknown senders. If you are unsure about the legitimacy of an email or website, contact your IT company before responding, opening any attachments, or clicking any links.  For more information: https://www.justice.gov/coronavirus

 

MEDICAL RESOURCES

Erie County Department of Health

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

World Health Organization (WHO)


PREPAREDNESS INFORMATION FOR PROPERTY PROFESSIONALS

BOMA International How to Responsd to Tenant Questions

BOMA International COVID 19 Preparedness Checklist, to help property professionals navigate this public health concern.

BOMA International’s Coronavirus Resource Center: www.boma.org/coronavirus

BOMA Seattle's March 17th webinar on COVID-19. Webinar recording.

Presentation from Inspire Commercial Real Estate Services: Coping with Coronavirus #PossibilityThinking

Presentation from Inspire Commercial Real Estate Services:  Managing Your Building Through the COVID-19 Shutdown


EMPLOYMENT LAWS AND COVID-19 HEALTH EMERGENCIES

(3/29/20 update) CARES ACT

COVID-19 or Other Public Health Emergencies and the Fair Labor Standards Act Questions and Answers) 
US Department of Labor

COVID-19 or Other Public Health Emergencies and the Family and Medical Leave Act Questions and Answers 
US Department of Labor


Pandemic Preparedness in the Workplace and the Americans with Disabilities Act
US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

COVID-19
Occupational Health and Safety Administration

Interim Guidance for Business and Employers
US CDC