What types of changes are you making to employee leave policies? How do you accommodate employees who suddenly need to be home with children? Are you putting measures in place to discourage sick employees from reporting to work,...Read More
COVID-19 Discussion Forum for Manufacturers
Manufacturing operations leaders have many questions as they navigate the COVID-19 crisis. Collectively, our community also has many answers. The MLC has created a forum to help operations leaders exchange advice, information and resources. To find information on a topic of concern to you, click on a category below. If you have knowledge to share, please add your insights to the individual topics.
In addition to this forum, please visit the National Association of Manufacturers’ coronavirus online resource center at https://www.nam.org/coronavirus/
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How frequently are you communicating with employees, and through what means? What can be done to reassure workers during an anxious time? What types of resources are you providing for employees who want more information about...Read More
Are you continuing to allow visitors on your work site? What types of restrictions or limits are in place for visitors or workers from other companies (i.e. vendors) at your plant? If you employ contract technical or mechanical...Read More
Has an employee in your facility tested positive? What are your protocols after a reported illness? Do you have measures in place to track who may have been in contact with an infected employee? What are your requirements for...Read More
Do you feel the emergency planning your company had in place has been adequate for this crisis so far? What are the best practices for creating a business continuity plan? Have you created special task forces or committees at...Read More
The Manufacturing Leadership Council hosted an open forum for its membership to discuss their operational status at the emergence of the coronavirus outbreak in the United States. Topics covered included adjustments to leave...Read More