Situation Update: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

NFDA continues to lead the conversation with federal officials about the role of funeral service as it relates to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) situation. At the request of NFDA...read more.

MARCH 2020 • NFDA

NJSFDA COVID-19 Guidelines

The federal Occupation Safety and Health Administration has classified mortuary and morgue workers as high risk and extremely high risk in a new guidance document for workplaces concerned with exposure to the coronavirus, also known as COVID-19. With the number...read more.

MARCH 2020 • FEATURES


CDC Recommends Guidance in Handling Bodies Potentially Exposed to Coronavirus

The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued guidance for the handling of human remains that may have been exposed to the coronavirus currently spreading across the globe. While the guidelines are specifically...read more.

FEBRUARY 2020 • FEATURES


China Orders Immediate Cremation of Those Killed by Coronavirus

China is ordering the immediate cremation of victims of the coronavirus, a budding pandemic that has now reached beyond the borders of the world’s most populated country. Funerals for victims are...read more.

FEBRUARY 2020 • DIRECTORS DIGEST


Governor Combats Employee Misclassification

Governor Phil Murphy has signed a package of bills aimed at combating worker misclassification and employee “exploitation.” According to a statement from the governor’s office, the bills will crac...read more.

FEBRUARY 2020 • DIRECTORS DIGEST