LAUNCH Contractor COVID-19 Update

LAUNCH is actively monitoring the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) around the world and taking appropriate steps to ensure the safety of our employees, supplier partners, clients and the communities in which we operate.

Please see important information from our Safety and HR Teams:

  • Please ensure you are practicing hand and respiratory hygiene such as washing your hands, wearing a face mask, and cleaning & disinfecting surfaces daily.
  • If you are exhibiting COVID-19 like symptoms, stay home – any employee exhibiting symptoms such as fever, cough, difficulty breathing, diarrhea, headache, loss of taste or smell and any other flu-like symptoms is prohibited from going into work. Please immediately contact the LAUNCH COVID-19 Hotline at 630-206-5846 or & your site supervisor to inform them you will be away from work.
  • Each site’s policy on returning to work is different and you may be required to meet additional requirements for their policies. However, please see LAUNCH’s requirements below:
    • If you test positive for COVID-19:
      • LAUNCH requires a 5-day quarantine, continue to wear a mask for 5 additional days
      • If you have no symptoms or your symptoms are resolving after 5 days, you can return to work
      • If you have a fever, continue to stay home until your fever resolves
    • If you were exposed to someone with COVID-19:
      • No quarantine is required
      • Wear a high-quality facemask for 10 days
      • Get tested even if you don’t develop symptoms at least 5 days after you last had close contact with someone with COVID-19. Please send your test result to

Your privacy is very important to us. Should we become aware of an employee who has contracted COVID-19 – we will immediately notify any affected customer, supplier partners, and employees while adhering to privacy and HIPAA guidelines.