Coronavirus image

Centralized Webpage of Coronavirus Info for Dealers

To help centralize important information of interest to Michigan dealerships, we have created a “Coronavirus Toolkit” within the MADA website compiled of:

  • Information and advisories that MADA/DADA has previously provided
  • State of Michigan links and resources
  • Federal links and resources
  • Health, safety and legal guidance

From the home page, go to the FAQ tab and select Coronovirus Toolkit or use this direct link

Coronavirus image

Gov. Expands Unemployment Benefits for Michigan Workers

Today, Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed Executive Order 2020-10 to temporarily expand eligibility for unemployment benefits. This executive order is effective immediately and until Tuesday, April 14 at 11:59pm.
Under the governor’s order, unemployment benefits would be extended to:
  • Workers who have an unanticipated family care responsibility, including those who have childcare responsibilities due to school closures, or those who are forced to care for loved ones who become ill.
  • Workers who are sick, quarantined, or immunocompromised and who do not have access to paid family and medical leave or are laid off.
  • First responders in the public health community who become ill or are quarantined due to exposure to COVID-19.
More information from the State of Michigan:
Coronavirus image

Comprehensive & Updated FAQs For Employers On The COVID-19 Coronavirus

Fisher Phillips, a law firm specializing in labor law, has assembled a cross-disciplinary taskforce of attorneys across the country to address the many employment-related issues facing employers in the wake of the COVID-19 coronavirus – especially now that the World Health Organization has declared the outbreak as a pandemic.
In an effort to provide members with updated resources to help your dealership deal with the COVID 19 outbreak, MADA is working with Fisher Phillips to provide this HR specific information, as it relates to the virus and your day to day operations.
We encourage dealerships to visit the Fisher Phillips website for complete information. This website will continue to be updated with important new information as needed.
Coronavirus image

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Guidance for Workplaces

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) published “Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19” to help companies respond in the event of coronavirus in the workplace. The guidance was developed in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS). The document provides practical guidance for preventing the spread of COVID-19, also known as novel coronavirus, and contains information on safe work practices and appropriate personal protective equipment based on the risk level of exposure. In addition to the guidance, OSHA recently launched a COVID-19 webpage.
For further information about Coronavirus, please visit the HHS Centers for Disease Control and Prevention webpage on COVID-19.