Economic Resources for COVID-19

Commonwealth of Virginia

Frequently Asked Questions Regarding COVID-19 in Virginia

Virginia Occupational Safety & Health (VOSH) Program Virginia Department of Labor and Industry (VDOL)
Emergency Temporary Standard, Infectious Disease Prevention - This emergency temporary standard is designed to establish requirements for employers to control, prevent, and mitigate the spread of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) to and among employees and employers.

Virginia Department of Health - Continual updates on the latest numbers and information relevant to COVID-19.

Virginia Chamber - Comprehensive overview of resources to ensure your business and your employees have necessary information.

Virginia Employment Commission - Information on the latest changes to benefits application processes and requirement changes, unemployment process, and office closings.

Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles - Updates on DMV procedures affected by office closures

Virginia Department of Taxation - Tax-related coronavirus updates including relief for taxpayers affected by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic

Virginia Economic Developers Association (VEDA) - News and resources from the voice of economic development in Virginia.


Center for Disease Control and Prevention
Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers from the CDC - Community resources, updates, and small business guidance

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) - Guidance on preparing workplace on COVID-19

U.S. Department of Labor Coronavirus Resources - Resources to help workers and employers prepare for the COVID-19 virus

IRS Coronavirus Relief - Section focused on steps to help taxpayers and businesses.

U.S. Chamber of Commerce - Combating the coronavirus resources for businesses


Additional Resources

Hunton Andrews Kurth Resource Center - Resources to help understand and respond to the legal implications of this global health emergency

Hunton Andrews Kurth Government Relations and Economic Development Resource Center - Dedicated to government relations and economic development

GENEDGE - Information and resources for Virginia manufacturers


Local Resources

The latest information on local support, office closings, and outreach to businesses and citizens.

Halifax County

Halifax County Chamber of Commerce