Critical Update for Employers: Gyms, Pools and Organized Sports Can Reopen; Updated Workplace Guidelines

On September 3, 2020, Governor Whitmer issued two more executive orders affecting employers. Executive Order 2020-176 updates the “Safe Start” plan and allows organized sports to resume and permits gyms, fitness centers and indoor pools to open with restrictions. Executive Order 2020-175 updates the “Safeguards to protect Michigan’s workers from COVID-19” and includes requirements for newly reopened gyms, exercise facilities and pools. Read more about these executive orders here.