Pledge to be
“Open & Safe”
Taking a pledge to adhere to safety guidelines outlined by the Virginia Department of Health and Centers for Disease Prevention and Control shows an understanding of the steps needed to play your part in keeping our community healthy. We’re hopeful this effort will provide solidarity amongst our business community and citizens alike. We hope you will consider becoming part of the Open and Safe movement in the Northern Shenandoah Valley!
By taking the pledge, you will gain access to a toolkit of printable graphics for display and your business will be listed in the pledge directory.
As a business, we pledge to:
Abide by all orders and directives issued by governmental and public health officials.
Enhance employee protocols including increased regular hand-washing, sanitization efforts, and social distancing.
Clean and disinfect high-touch surfaces frequently, per the CDC and FDA.
Reduce occupancy in common spaces, to ensure compliance with CDC social distancing guidelines.
Require and encourage the use of face coverings by staff and customers, according to Virginia Department of Health guidelines.
Encourage customer hand sanitizing and hand-washing, as available.
Encourage customers to follow social distancing guidelines by remaining at least 6 feet away from others.
Please remember to wash your hands. If you feel like you may be experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, visit Valley Health at ValleyHealthLink.com.
Frequently Asked Questions
What happens after I make the pledge?
By taking the pledge, you will gain access to a toolkit of printable graphics for display and your business will be listed on the website.
When will I see my business appear on the pledge directory?
What if I made a mistake or need to update my business information?
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