In order to keep our members updated with the latest information on the COVID-19 pandemic, FEMSA recommends members refer to the following resources:


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Resources for Businesses and Employers

Domestic Travel Advisory

Letter to NAM

Guidance For Manufacturers to Operate Safely


World Health Organization (WHO)—

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Pandemic


The White House—

“15 Days to Slow the Spread” 

Subscribe to the “1600 Daily” Newsletter 


Department of Homeland Security – 

Guidance on The Essential Critical Infrastructure Workforce

Department of Homeland Security – NAM Details

Guidance from DHS for Employers

Guidance On The Essential Critical Infrastructure Workforce

Advisory Memorandum On Identification Of Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers During COVID-19 Response


Global Pandemic Map—

Coronavirus COVID-19 Global Cases by the Center for Systems Science


International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC)—

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Resources for Fire Chiefs

IAFC COVID-19 Fire & EMS Personnel Impact

March 23rd Webinar


National Association of Manufacturers (NAM)—

COVID-19 Resources

Tools on Essential Manufacturing Operations

Overview of the Defense Production Act

COVID-19 State Resource Center

CISA Guidance

US-Canada Joint Initiative

COVID-19 Policy Action Plan Recommendations

State Restriction Snapshot Tracker 

“Phase Three” COVID-19 Relief Bill: Key Provisions

Phase 3 Provisions

Letter to Governors

Johnson & Johnson to Begin Human Trials of Covid-19 Vaccine by September

Letter to Attorney Generals

Letter to Treasury Department and IRS

Essential Employee Sample Documentation


Harvard Business Review—

“Communicating Through the Coronavirus” 

Coping with Fatigue, Fear, and Panic During a Crisis

That Discomfort You’re Feeling Is Grief


McKinsey & Company—

“COVID-19: Briefing Note” 

Leadership in a Crisis: Responding to the coronavirus outbreak and future challenges


Small Business Association – 

SBA Disaster Assistance in Response to the Coronavirus


Darley – 

Inside Darley Special Edition – Coronavirus


Environmental Protection Agency – 

Disinfectants for Use Against SARS-CoV-2


US Chemical –

Recommended Disinfectant Products


Clarion – 

Clarion Fire & Rescue Webcast Portal

COVID-19 from Clarion Webinar


Congressional Fire Services Institute – 

March 26th Webinar

COVID-19 Resources


University of Illinois Fire Service Institute (IFSI)-

COVID-19 Facebook Forum


Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) – 

Coronavirus Website

15 Days to Slow the Spread

FEMA’s 3/25/20 Advisory

Ways for the Private Sector to Help Fight COVID-19

Daily Briefing Points


3M – 

Coronavirus Outbreak

2019 Novel Coronavirus and COVID-19 Disease Outbreak


Fire Department Safety Officers Association (FDSOA) – 

Implementations for ISOs and HSOs During COVID-19


Groves, Inc – 

COVID-19 Webinar


Lexipol/ – 

First Responder Resources


National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) – 

NFPA Coronavirus Response


National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) – 

Coronavirus Resources

Coronavirus Survey 

Volunteer Firefighter Support Fund

Reset & Recharge: How to Manage Stress in Uncertain Times


Food and Drug Administration (FDA) – 

Approved Imported Masks


Fire and Emergency Services – 

Letter to Vice President Pence


 Export-Import Bank Board of Directors –

3/25 Board Resolution

Export-Import Bank COVID-19 Actions

EXIM Extends Assistance to U.S. Customers and Lenders Amid COVID-19 Outbreak


The Hill –

FDA approves mask sterilization technology promoted by Trump


Mexico’s President Andres Manual Lopez Obrador –

Presentation on Health Security Measures(Spanish), for a translation click here


Scott Gottlieb, MD former FDA commissioner –

National Coronavirus Response A ROAD MAP TO REOPENING


UC Davis Fire Department –

Responding to a Patient with Signs or Symptoms of Respiratory Infection




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