These downtown businesses are #OpenwithCare


Downtown businesses are #OpenwithCare to safely welcome you back. The following businesses have taken the #OpenwithCare pledge:

These businesses have committed to:

  • Post #OpenwithCare signs indicating COVID-19 physical distancing protocols, along with physical distancing floor decals, where service is provided or lines form.
  • Ensure overall cleaning is done routinely, including frequently cleaning and sanitizing washrooms.
  • Make hand sanitizer available and encourage employees and customers to use it frequently, particularly when they enter and before they exit my business.
  • Monitor and remind employees and customers to maintain a physical distance of at least two metres, except for brief exchanges.
  • Encourage cashless or no-contact payment.
  • Regularly clean objects and surfaces with disinfectants that are touched frequently, such as doorknobs, handles, debit machines, elevator buttons and railings.
  • Reinforce the message to staff that anyone ill with cold-like symptoms must not to come to work.
  • Ensure staff are given information about:
    • safe work procedures
    • physical distancing
    • how to avoid touching their face/eyes/nose/mouth
    • hand hygiene
    • respiratory etiquette
    • protective personal equipment (when it is required/putting on/removing/care/cleaning/disposal/fitting)
  • Follow the Province of Manitoba’s Workplace Guidance for Business Owners protocols.