A Guide for Community Banks Reopening Their Doors
This guide provides suggestions to help community banks when resuming more normal operations and person-to-person services. Every community bank will have its own circumstances driven by local pandemic conditions, state guidance, business requirements, and the needs of your local communities.
Key considerations will include the emotional state of your employees, how to protect personnel, mitigate instances of COVID-19 exposure or outbreak, sanitizing areas, legal liability, and coordination with CDC, Federal, State or local guidelines.
When returning to the office or opening branches, follow relevant CDC, Federal, State and local guidelines, which include but are not limited to:
 The information provided in this guide does not, and is not, intended to provide nor constitute legal advice; instead, all information, and content are for general informational purposes only. Community banks are advised to consult with appropriate and knowledgeable counsel about COVID-19 requirements, responses, or actions.