OSHA Guidance on Returning to Work - Issued June 18, 2020

This guidance is not a standard or regulation, and it creates no new legal obligations. It contains recommendations as well as descriptions of mandatory safety and health standards. The recommendations are advisory in nature, informational in content, and are intended to assist employers in providing a safe and healthful workplace.


  • Overview

  • Planning for Reopening

  • Applicable OSHA Standards and Required Protections in the Workplace

  • Employer Frequently Asked Questions

    • Can employers conduct work site SARS‑CoV-2 testing? Yes.

    • Can employers conduct work site temperature checks or other health screening? Yes