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CISA Releases Guidance on Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers During COVID-19

Release Date: March 19, 2020

WASHINGTON – Today, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) released guidance to help state and local jurisdictions and the private sector identify and manage their essential workforce while responding to COVID-19.  

As the Nation comes together to slow the spread of COVID-19, on March 16, the President issued updated Coronavirus Guidance for America. This guidance states that:   

Last Published Date: March 19, 2020


The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has been closely monitoring the evolving COVID-19 situation, taking part in interagency and industry coordination calls, and working with critical infrastructure partners to prepare for possible disruptions to critical infrastructure that may stem from widespread illness, should the virus take hold in the U.S.