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CDC Updated Mask Recommendations

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have released new guidelines to ensure that your mask fits properly as we negotiate the next wave and spreading variants of COVID-19. The CDC recommends that you wear a cloth mask over a surgical mask, or at least take steps mentioned to ensure your single mask fits properly on your… View Article

When Do We Really Need Face-to-Face Interactions?

Summary    While work will likely never go back to our pre-pandemic status quo, the future will be a blended one that leverages the best of what both virtual and face-to-face experiences can offer.  The authors argue that collaboration, innovation, acculturation, and dedication are difficult to replicate virtually and sustain without some face-to-face interaction. But to… View Article

Safety Practices for Workers

MS-IL Staffing will use safe practices to protect critical infrastructure workers and their communities. When workers return to the job after potential COVID-19 exposure, we have implemented these practices before and during their work shift: Pre-screen Monitor regularly Issue or approve personal face coverings Maintain social distance Disinfect and clean workspaces See the new guidelines… View Article

Deciding to Go Out

Venturing out? Be Prepared and Stay Safe As communities and businesses are opening, you may be looking for ways to resume some daily activities as safely as possible. While there is no way to ensure zero risk of infection, it is important to understand potential risks and how to adopt different types of prevention measures… View Article

Running Essential Errands

Grocery Shopping, Take-Out, Banking, Getting Gas, and Doctor Visits What you need to know – Stay home if sick. – Use online services when available. – Wear a cloth face covering when running errands. – Use social distancing (stay at least 6 feet away from others). – Use hand sanitizer after leaving stores. – Wash… View Article

COVID-19 Policies Update (Return to Work)

COVID-19 Guidelines Purpose MS-IL Staffing & Packaging takes the safety of all workers seriously, and our guidelines must be followed to ensure that all of us stay safe. This interim guidance is based on the current CDC Workplaces and Businesses COVID-19 guidelines. It is intended to provide MS-IL employees, Employees, and clients with the information… View Article

When You Can be Around Others

I think or know I had COVID-19, and I had symptoms You can be with others after – 3 days with no fever and – Symptoms improved and – 10 days since symptoms first appeared Depending on your healthcare provider’s advice and availability of testing, you might get tested to see if you still have… View Article

Face-Covering Tips

Take action to slow the spread of COVID-19 by wearing a cloth face-covering in public spaces, keeping at least 6 feet of physical distance, & frequently washing your hands. Make a cloth face covering from a t-shirt, scarf, or cloth napkin.  LEARN MORE:

COVID-19 Policy Summary and Quick Links

Face covering (not mask) requirement. Everything else is about steps to protect yourself and others Heath Screening Processes – Temperature checks – Screening questionnaire – Screening Questionnaire Online Form Ensure social distancing as much as possible – Keep people 6-feet apart – Stagger breaks to avoid overcrowding common areas and bathrooms Ensure personal hygiene practices are followed – Wash hands… View Article

COVID-19 Symptoms

Call your doctor:  If you think you have been exposed to COVID-19 and develop a fever and symptoms, such as cough or difficulty breathing, call your healthcare provider for medical advice. Watch for symptoms Reported illnesses have ranged from mild symptoms to severe illness and death for confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases. The following symptoms… View Article

COVID-19 – Update 3/11/20

As we continue to monitor the local, national and worldwide incidence of the coronavirus and the illness it causes, COVID-19, all employees are asked to review the following workplace policies and guidance. It is likely this information will change as the situation evolves and more becomes known. Questions may be directed to the MS-IL Human Resources department. … View Article

COVID-19 – Frequently Asked Questions

Is testing for COVID-19 covered under my Minimum Essential Coverage (MEC) Plan? Yes. To comply with the requirements set forth by the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, signed into law March 18, 2020, MEC plans will cover diagnostic testing and related service visit(s) in regard to COVID-19. Treatment of the virus is not covered under… View Article

¿Preocupado Por el Coronavirus? Esto es lo que necesitas saber – Spanish

MS-IL Staffing & Packaging, Inc. conoce la declaración de emergencia de salud pública emitida por los Gobernadores en los estados en los que operamos con respecto al nuevo coronavirus (COVID) -19. La salud y seguridad de nuestro personal y clientes es nuestra principal prioridad. Continuaremos siguiendo las recomendaciones del CDC y los departamentos de salud… View Article

Worried About the Coronavirus? Here’s What You Need to Know – English

MS-IL Staffing & Packaging, Inc. is aware of the public health emergency declaration issued by Governors in states in which we operate regarding novel coronavirus (COVID)-19. The health and safety of our staff and clients is our top priority. We will continue to work closely with and implement guidance from the CDC and Health Departments… View Article

How to Recruit Generation Z in 2020

            Members of Generation Z (Gen Z) – will soon add 61 million people to the workforce.1 While recruiting Gen Z-ers, keep in mind that they are different from the employees that came before them. What worked at the beginning of the decade is no longer effective as we enter 2020.  Who is Gen Z? Gen… View Article

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