To prevent the potential spread of COVID-19, it is vitally important for all workplaces to take proactive steps to protect our community. We all have a role to play in keeping employees, clients, customers and volunteers safe and healthy.
For information about current openings and restrictions based on the Provincewide Shutdown, visit our Current Level page. For details on what is required in different sectors, visit the Information for Specific Sectors page.
The information on this webpage is intended to provide guidance and resources on how to prevent the spread of germs. It should not be considered as legal advice or supersede requirements specific to each work sector. Links to resources have been selected as credible sources of information.
- Enhancing public health and workplace safety measures in the provincewide shutdown
- Ontario Resources to Prevent COVID-19 in the Workplace (with guidance documents for specific sectors)
- Ontario COVID-19 Workplace Safety Plan
- Workplace Safety and Prevention Services
Businesses who have questions about closures of at-risk workplaces or how emergency measures impact their business or employment can call the Stop the Spread Business Information Line at 1-888-444-3659. Help is available 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Monday to Friday and 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Are you posting the most current signage?
Businesses are encouraged to check the signage at entrances often to make sure they are the most current version. Please replace anything old with the latest signage which can be viewed at: Printable signage and posters