COVID-19 Response Tools and Resources for Employers and Workers
Type Policy Brief or Report
Level City or Town, County, Other Boards and Agencies
Policy Areas Civil Rights, Economic Justice, Health
The COVID-19 pandemic has changed how we approach job quality, and created a new context for how employers and workers dramatically conceptualize and pursue quality employment. COVID-19 mean that strengthening job quality is more important than ever—both in the short-term to support worker relief and safety, and in the long term to build a more inclusive economy. This special document has been developed to help practitioners respond in the short-term and have begun gathering tools and resources developed by a range of organizations in response to the crisis. Content is organized in four areas: worker health and safety, financial and other supports for workers, policy and workers’ rights, and monitoring and supporting businesses.