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RECORDING: Virtual Panel Discussion

How Companies in the San Antonio Region Are Taking Care of Business Amid COVID-19 | Thursday, April 2, 2020 Watch the recording of the virtual panel discussion that took place last Thursday, April 2nd to discuss updates on COVID-19 in the San Antonio Region, the effect on businesses and how to take action. Play Recording […]

Virtual Panel Discussion

How Companies in the San Antonio Region Are Taking Care of Business Amid COVID-19 | Thursday, April 2, 2020 Join us for a virtual panel discussion on Thursday, April 2nd to discuss updates on COVID-19 in the San Antonio Region, the effect on businesses and how to take action. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER DETAILS: SAMA […]

Coronavirus Update #7

Members, Today’s update will be short and brief.  It will focus on recent developments and issues regarding COVID-19: COVID-19 Globally, there are 520360 cases (up 187,430 since my last update), 23,593 deaths (up 9,084 since last update) and 123,321 recoveries (up 19,573 since last update). Nationally, 79,082 cases (up 32,797), 1,143 deaths (up 555) and […]

Coronavirus Update #6

Members, Today’s update will focus on recent developments and issues regarding COVID-19 and are as follows: COVID-19 Globally, there are 332,930 cases (up 168,216 since my last update), 14,509 deaths (up 7,936 since last update) and 103,748 recoveries (up 17,763 since last update). Nationally, 46,285 cases (up 36,764), 588 deaths (up 429) and 295 (up […]

Guidance for Work Areas

Members, As you know, we all must do our part to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Whether working from home or having to work at the office and/or plant because your company is essential for the community and overall infrastructure, we must take precautionary measures to ensure the safety and health of ourselves, families and […]

Coronavirus Update #5

Members, It is rare that I do a back-to-back update regarding Coronavirus, however, today is an exception. Some pertinent information has come in and feel obligated to disseminate it to our members, friends, and partners. I will make the update short. U. S. Moves Tax Day to July 15th – The income tax filing date […]

Coronavirus Update #4

Members, Today’s update will focus on recent developments and issues regarding COVID-19 and are as follows: COVID-19 – Globally, there are 228,020 cases, 9,314 deaths and 85,985 recoveries.  Nationally, 9,521 cases, 159 deaths and 108 recoveries.  Texas, 1,907 cases, 2 deaths and 1,907 people tested.  For Bexar County, 25 confirmed cases with eight being travel […]

The Families First Coronavirus Response Act

March 18, 2020 marks the enactment of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act—a relief package that, among other things, contains several provisions affecting employers, because it requires small and midsized employers to provide paid sick leave benefits and expanded FMLA leave to employees affected by coronavirus. The Act takes effect April 2, 2020 and expires […]

Coronavirus Update #3

Members, I just wanted to let you know our Chair, Dave Campbell, and staff had a teleconference meeting this morning where we discussed the coronavirus, SAMA operations, and our members.  We also discussed national and local news affecting our nation and regional community.  As you know, our members, their families, and the community are our […]

Coronavirus Update #2

Members, Partners and Friends, SAMA executive leadership and I are committed to keeping you updated on the latest on the COVID-19/Coronavirus news.  Our purpose, which is our #1 priority, is the safety and health of our members, their families and our regional community where we work and live. Since my last update on Wednesday, more […]