WFCA launches COVID-19 resource center

Home COVID-19 WFCA launches COVID-19 resource center

WFCA logoDalton–In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the World Floor Covering Association (WFCA) has launched the Coronavirus Resource Center—a central hub of up-to-date information from its lobbying partners, Lobbyit, and legal counsel, Jeff King, as well as additional resources on the evolving impacts of current legislation on the flooring industry and its members’ businesses.

“As the coronavirus presents unprecedented challenges for our industry and our country, it’s vitally important that we all work together,” said Scott Humphrey, WFCA CEO. “The WFCA is committed to doing everything we can to keep our members abreast of every change in an ever-changing situation. We have gathered valuable resources that we want to share not only with our members, but with the entire flooring industry and anyone whose business operations could benefit from such guidance in these turbulent times. The WFCA will continue to monitor the situation and update the webpage whenever new information becomes available.”

The Coronavirus Resource Center provides a hub of specialized materials that will be continuously updated to support and assist small business owners as the situation evolves.

Resources include:

  • The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act
  • Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA)
  • State by State Resource Links
  • Fraud During the Coronavirus
  • “Shelter-in-Place” Orders: What Do They Require?
  • Business Interruption Insurance and Coronavirus
  • Small Business Emergency Loans
  • Cash Flow Relief in Coronavirus Response Act
  • FAQs for COVID-19 Insurance Coverage
  • U.S. Department of Labor News Releases
  • Q&As about Coronavirus and Legislation

In addition, the COVID-19 Resource Page includes links to upcoming webinars with WFCA’s CEO, CFO and legal counsel, Jeff King, on Wednesday, April 1, at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. EST.

Must Read

Fuse Alliance adds five new members

Fuse Alliance, a member-owned organization of professional commercial flooring contractors, has added five new members: BECA Commercial Flooring, Buckeye Floor and Ceiling, DeSoto Floor...

Underlayments: New formulations tout enhanced performance

Underlayments are valuable to the flooring retailer for several reasons—not the least of which being a satisfied customer. From comfort underfoot to sound absorption...

Hardwood enhancements bolster category’s lasting appeal

Hardwood may very well be the most aspirational flooring product (next to stone or ceramic tile). However, that doesn’t mean suppliers are relying solely...

Mohawk Group partners with water.org

Dalton—In celebration of World Water Day, Mohawk Group announced its partnership with Water.org in an effort to help increase access to safe water and sanitation...

Alliance Flooring day two commences

Cedar Creek, Texas—Alliance Flooring’s 26th annual national convention continued Wednesday morning with keynote speaker Scott Sandlin, executive vice president of the residential division, Shaw...

Happy Feet International introduces Perseverance line

Chattanooga, Tenn.—Happy Feet International has introduced Perseverance to its Black Label Collection. The extra-wide luxury vinyl planks are a 9 x 60 size that...
Some text some message..
X