COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 Resource Materials

COVID-19 Training for Onsite Workers – This training is required for all UW-Madison employees and researchers who work on campus. The training will help you understand COVID-19 symptoms, how to self-monitor, use of face coverings, how to safely navigate around campus, and cleaning surfaces. (updated 7.29.20)

UW-Madison COVID-19 Testing and Access – A filterable guide to common questions about COVID-19 testing and safety measures. (5.24.21)

Summer 2021 Travel Exemptions during COVID Operations: Details on International travel requirements – COE COVID travel form and Campus travel exemption. Covers all employee, graduate student, and undergraduate international travel. (update 5.24.21)

Summer 2021 Lab Occupancy and Travel Update – Increase in lab occupancy and travel updates. (5.25.21)

OVCRGE Guidance in cases of employee COVID-19 direct exposures or positive tests – Also includes information about testing, contact tracing, and cleaning. Please refer to the UW Smart Restart website for additional information. (7.13.20)

CoE Smart Restart Ordering Form – Use this form to order materials related to Covid-19 prevention – disinfectant spray, paper towels, face masks and face shields, etc…  Do not use this form for normal room or lab cleaning supplies or PPE that you would be ordering otherwise. Orders will be placed weekly on Tuesdays. There is not a cost to departments for these supplies. (8.5.20)

Training during COVID – Use this guidance when in-person training needs to occur on equipment and/or lab protocols. (9.22.20)

FAQs on Protecting Yourself from COVID-19 Aerosol Transmission – good set of resources related to aerosol transmission of COVID and protection from aerosols (12.9.2020)

Face Covering Care – This form describes when to use face masks and shields and how to clean/disinfect them properly. (8.20.20)

UW-Madison Smart ReStart – Campus information about returning to work, research, and classes. (8.24.20)

FP&M COVID page – Health and Safety guidance from EHS and FP&M. (8.24.20)

Q&A for Research Restart Webinar: Webex webinar held for those interested in asking questions about Phase 1 research, safety, facilities or human resources (recorded on 6.4.20)

Vehicular Travel for Research: Document which describes precautions needed for traveling to a field research site during the Covid-19 Pandemic. Includes discussion of vehicle occupancy, use of face coverings, and disinfection practices. (6.18.20)

Return to Lab Checklist  – Researchers returning to the lab should use this checklist to help them bring labs up to speed safely. (5.14.20)

How to Wear a Face Mask Properly – The CDC made the recommendation after research found that a significant portion of people with corona virus do not have any symptoms and that people can spread the virus before showing symptoms. Wearing a face covering is another way that we can avoid unknowingly spreading airborne diseases. (5.25.20)

How to Wear Your Ear Savers – Ear Savers take pressure and friction off the ears, making all masks more comfortable and can help masks fit tighter to your face. (5.25.20)

If you have any questions or concerns please contact:
Jesse Decker
Director for Safety
jjdecker2@wisc.edu