LAUNCH Contractor COVID-19 Update

LAUNCH is actively monitoring the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) around the world and taking appropriate steps to ensure the safety of our employees, supplier partners, clients and the communities in which we operate.

Please see important information from our Safety and HR Teams:

  • Please ensure you are practicing hand and respiratory hygiene such as washing your hands, wearing a face mask, and cleaning & disinfecting surfaces daily.
  • If you are exhibiting COVID-19 like symptoms, stay home – any employee exhibiting symptoms such as fever, cough, difficulty breathing, diarrhea, headache, loss of taste or smell and any other flu-like symptoms is prohibited from going into work. Please immediately contact the LAUNCH COVID-19 Hotline at 630-206-5846 or covid@launchtws.com & your site supervisor to inform them you will be away from work.
  • Each site’s policy on returning to work is different and you may be required to meet additional requirements for their policies. However, please see LAUNCH’s requirements below:
    • If you test positive for COVID-19:
      • LAUNCH requires a 5-day quarantine, continue to wear a mast for 5 additional days
      • If you have no symptoms or your symptoms are resolving after 5 days, you can return to work
      • If you have a fever, continue to stay home until your fever resolves
    • If you were exposed to someone with COVID-19:
      • If you have been boosted OR completed the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine within the last 6 months OR completed the J&J vaccine within the last 2 months:
        • Wear a mask around others for 10 days
        • If you develop symptoms, get a test and stay home
      • If you are unvaccinated or completed the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine over 6 months ago and are not boosted OR completed the J&J vaccine over 2 months ago and are not boosted:
        • Stay home for 5 days
        • Continue to wear a mask around others for 5 additional days
        • If you develop symptoms, get a test and stay home

Your privacy is very important to us. Should we become aware of an employee who has contracted COVID-19 – we will immediately notify any affected customer, supplier partners, and employees while adhering to privacy and HIPAA guidelines.

IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS REGARDING THESE POLICIES, PLEASE EMAIL COVID@LAUNCHTWS.COM.