Equipment Corp of America

ECA Boston

391 West Water St
Taunton, MA 02780
(508) 821-4450

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This location is Crisis Ready because they:

  • choose EPA-approved cleaning chemicals with claims against emerging viral pathogens.
  • clean and disinfect high-touch areas that are accessible to customers, tenants, and other individuals.
  • use wipes or sprays containing at least 70% alcohol to disinfect touch screens.
  • routinely clean and disinfect all surfaces, equipment, and other elements of the work environment.
  • ensure our cleaning staff understand and follow proper protocols for the cleaning of our space.
  • have our cleaning staff wear disposable gloves for all tasks in the cleaning process.
  • maintain pre-existing cleaning protocols established in the facility for all other areas of the building including outdoors.
  • use wipeable covers for electronics.
  • are prepared to have our cleaning staff wear disposable gowns in a known/suspected occurrence.
  • use EPA approved disinfectant sprays.

This location is Crisis Ready because they:

  • have collected necessary employee contact information in advance.
  • have a policy about not coming to work ill and encourage employees to self-monitor for changes.
  • have a policy for employees to work from home.
  • offer the option and means to work from home in the event of an epidemic.
  • have provided sufficient and accessible masks for employees per state regulations.
  • have provided sufficient and accessible gloves for employees.
  • have provided sufficient and accessible coveralls for employees.
  • have signage to remind of handwashing procedures.
  • have signage to remind of daily disinfecting practices.
  • prohibit workers from using other workers’ phones, desks, offices, or other work equipment, when possible.
  • have enhanced communications and IT infrastructures as needed to support employee telecommuting.
  • have developed an IT security plan to include telework operations.
  • have established policies for alternative work hours - e.g. staggered shifts.
  • are ensuring that sick leave policies are flexible and consistent with State and Federal law.
  • have HR confidentially monitor and track epidemic-related worker health, and send home if symptomatic.
  • have a policy for employee absences due to family illness, quarantines, school closures.
  • provide employee assistance programs to help alleviate worker stress during an epidemic.
  • have policies for employee in-person contact with clients.
  • record all employee attendance each day for contact tracing.
  • conduct COVID-19 screening tests with all employees and essential visitors before they enter workplace.

This location is Crisis Ready because they:

  • have provided sufficient and accessible infection control supplies in all locations.
  • issue small bottles (under 3.4 oz.) of 50-70% alcohol hand sanitizer.
  • have a policy to maintain social distancing, staying six feet away from others.
  • require all employees to have temperature taken upon arrival and using state-provided screening checklists.
  • encourage respiratory etiquette, including covering coughs and sneezes.
  • provide customers and the public with tissues and no-touch trash receptacles.
  • have a policy for employees who have been exposed to epidemic influenza.
  • require employees to notify their supervisor if they are sick - and to stay at home.
  • have a designated space for people who become sick and cannot leave the workplace immediately.
  • evaluate employee access to and availability of healthcare services, and improve as needed.
  • provide employee access/availability of mental health and social services.
  • ensure availability of medical consultation and advice for emergency response.
  • perform weekly checks of our HVAC system to ensure it is operating efficiently after re-opening.
  • are fully ventilating and recirculating the air in recently reopened spaces.
  • follow updated federal isolation and testing guidelines for returning to work after positive COVID-19 test.

This location is Crisis Ready because they:

  • ensure that communications are culturally and linguistically appropriate.
  • have identified community sources for timely and accurate  epidemic information.
  • display signage that details social distancing protocol and COVID-19 prevention efforts.
  • provide guidance for employees regarding home quarantine.
  • provide information on when and how to wear masks.

This location is Crisis Ready because they:

  • have a plan to space workers at least 6' apart or provide PPE or plexiglass barrier.
  • reduce or stagger work schedules.
  • limit the number of employees in common areas and enforce social distancing.
  • have guidelines to modify face-to-face contact between employees and customers.
  • meet online; and if a meeting must be conducted in person, limit number of attendees.
  • postpone nonessential meetings or instead use online meetings.
  • redesigned our work environment to minimize virus transmission.
  • conduct business with the public by appointment only, when possible.
  • have vendors bring products safely inside by scheduling deliveries when occupancy is lowest.

This location is Crisis Ready because they:

  • have appointed a liaison to address requests or requirements from Federal, State, or local entities.
  • have created an emergency communications plan.
  • have a plan for worker absences (e.g., cross-training to cover essential tasks).
  • have identified essential employees, suppliers, contractors to remain operational during an epidemic.
  • ensured availability of medical consultation and advice for emergency response.
  • have platforms (like CleanRated) for communicating epidemic status and actions to all stakeholders.
  • have platforms for communicating epidemic status and actions to vendors, suppliers, and customers.
  • have alternative ways for employees to communicate if our network/email fails.
  • have a plan for a sharp decrease in demand of our company during an epidemic.
  • have a plan for a sharp increase in demand of our company during an epidemic.
  • established a plan in case the business is exposed to a case of COVID-19-like disease.
  • know specifically who to call to collaborate with insurers and local healthcare organizations.
  • have a policy for workplace events that includes cancellation or postponement.
  • assign an Epidemic Safety Officer to respond to employee and subcontractor questions regarding government requirements.
  • have a plan for employee epidemic exposure that includes building cleaning and notifying affected employees.

This location is Crisis Ready because they:

  • have a policy for making travel decisions for essential and nonessential business travel.
  • determine potential impact of epidemic-related travel (e.g. quarantines, border closures).
  • have policies for restricting travel to affected regions, especially high-risk employees.
  • advise employees to follow appropriate federal and state guidelines when traveling/returning.
  • avoid sending employees who may be at higher risk to areas where an epidemic is spreading.
  • give employees contact information and procedures to follow if they feel ill while traveling.
  • advise employees to comply with instructions from local authorities where they are traveling.
  • empower employees traveling to known infected areas with essential information.
  • share the latest CDC information where there is sustained transmission of a viral disease.
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