Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Hawaii Employers Council has unlocked many of its coronavirus resources to provide support to all businesses dealing with the pandemic. As always, members can receive additional customized assistance from their personal Human Resources Consultant. To become a member, please contact Lori Fukumae.

Return to Work / Business Resources

Local Government Orders & Resources

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC)

Health and Safety

  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) COVID-19 page

Leadership and Well-Being

Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA)

Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act

  • Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)
  • Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL)
  • Employee Retention Credit
  • Loans For Mid-Size Businesses
  • Retirement Plans


  • DOL’s Unemployment Insurance Program Letters (guidance to state agencies to implement unemployment programs)
    • UIPL No. 18-20 (CARES Act Emergency Unemployment Relief for State and Local Governmental Entities, Certain Nonprofit Organizations, and Federally-Recognized Indian Tribes)
    • UIPL No. 17-20 (CARES Act Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC) Program Operating, Financial, and Reporting Instructions)
    • UIPL No. 16-20, Change 1 (CARES Act PUA Program Reporting Instructions and Questions and Answers)
    • UIPL No. 16-20 (CARES Act Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) Program Operating, Financial, and Reporting Instructions)
    • UIPL No. 15-20 (CARES Act Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation (FPUC) Program Operating, Financial, and Reporting Instructions)
    • UIPL No. 14-20 (CARES Act Summary of Key Unemployment Insurance (UI) Provisions and Guidance Regarding Temporary Emergency State Staffing Flexibility)

Collective Bargaining

HEC’s COVID-19 Surveys

RIFs and Layoffs

COVID-19 General Information

Travel Advisories

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