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State News
As we all navigate in the uncertain environment created by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, NSHBA is thankful that we were able to hold the Legislative Banquet.

So far Nebraska hasn’t been hit as hard as other states. But we all must be diligent in what is recommended by our leaders and communities. It is important for all of us to take precautionary measures to keep our employees safe. Listed below are some valuable resources.

Nebraska Resources

Legislature approves emergency coronavirus funding

City of Lincoln Coronavirus Mitigation and Response

Tax Credits Available

Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

Nebraska Department of Labor – Rapid Response: free, pro-active, business-focused, and flexible strategy designed for one major purpose, responding to layoffs and plant closings by coordinating services and providing immediate aid to companies and their affected workers.

Nebraska Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster

Other Resources

Self-Checker The CDC has a Coronavirus Self-Checker that will ask you a series of quetions to assist you in determining whether you should be tested.

Ideas for Safety and Health Protocols - Here is a video about protocols on the job site

SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans
Small businesses owners in Nebraska and several other states are now eligible to apply for SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDLS). Any small business owner affected by COVID-19 since the beginning of January 2020 is eligible to apply. Although the application is straight-forward, it does require a high level of detail that some business owners may not have readily on-hand. If you are considering submitting a loan application, click on the link below. We strongly encourage you to contact your banker, attorney, or CPA for assistance. Disaster Loan Assistance – U.S. Small Business Administration