COVID-19 News and Updates

April 24, 2020


VTCA is focused on bringing you the news and information to keep your company and employees safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.  This page contains a compilation of news, announcements and helpful resources that will be updated regularly throughout this crisis.


June 3, 2020

Phase 2 Re-Opening


May 13, 2020

VTCA COVID-19 Update


April 24, 2020

Legal Issues Webinar on Demand; OSHA Issues COVID-19 Guidance


April 17, 2020

Free Social Distancing in Mining Training Course


April 16, 2020

Kids Activity: Jacobs Coloring Pages


April 15, 2020

New VDOT Background Check Process (“Fieldprint”)


April 13, 2020

VTCA COVID-19 Update – April 13, 2020


April 10, 2020

VDOT Issues COVID-19 Guidance on Weigh Scale Certification Expirations


April 8, 2020

VTCA COVID-19 Update – April 8, 2020


April 7, 2020

Seeking Best Practices Photos


April 6, 2020

VTCA COVID-19 Update – April 6, 2020

April 3, 2020

DEQ to Resume Limited Environmental Monitoring

VDOT Issues COVID-19 Asphalt and Other Materials Delivery Ticket Guidance


April 2, 2020

CARES Act – SBA Paycheck Protection Loans”


April 1, 2020

Paid Leave under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act – DOL Temporary Rule

VDOT Guardrail Installation Training (GRIT)

Virginia State Police Clarification of Enforcement of Executive Orders 53 & 55


March 31, 2020

DEQ Provides Enforcement And Compliant Guidance Related To COVID-19


March 27, 2020

CARES Act – Small Business Paycheck Protection Program and Loan Forgiveness (Gentry Locke Attorneys)

COVID-19 and the American Workplace – USDOL

MSHA Releases COVID-19 Written Guidance


March 26, 2020

Scott Insurance COVID-19 Resource Page


March 25, 2020

VTCA COVID-19 Update – March 25, 2020

DEQ Certifications – ESC & SWM During COVID-19

COVID-19 Project Safety

MSHA Flexibilities for Mine Operators Posted on DOL Website

Guidance for Employers for Amendments to FMLA Due to Coronavirus – Rees Broome, PC


March 24, 2020

COVID-19: Construction Projects to Remain Open

Mineral Mine Certification Expiration Dates Extended

March 23, 2020

Vandeventer Black LLP – Coronavirus Resources

Material Certification Schools, Flagger Certification and Work Zone Traffic Control Training

March 20, 2020

Letter from Highway Commissioner Stephen Brich

COVID-19 Guidance on MSHA Inspections


March 19, 2020

DEQ Suspends Field Activities

Safe Sampling Protocol and Temporary Change of Source Materials


March 17, 2020

MSHA COVID-19 Update


March 16, 2020

Spring MSHA Law Seminar Cancelled 

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