As the world hunkers down in an attempt to stem the spread of the coronavirus, the pool and hot tub industries are doing what they can to protect the health of their employees, customers and businesses. The Pool and Hot Tub Alliance has amassed a number of resources to help.
Pools and hot tubs are safe
The CDC has released a fact-sheet stating that there is no evidence COVID-19 can be transmitted in properly maintained swimming pools and hot tubs. You can view the statement here.
Contact your local officials to let them know our services are essential
The PHTA has created a letter you can send to your local officials outlining why pool and spa businesses are essential services using the guidance and provisions outlined by the Department of Homeland Security CISA Agency. Download it here.
See updates on your state
The PHTA also has a list of the state-by-state orders affecting businesses. You can view executive orders here and other state information here.