RIA and IICRC Release Collaborative Report For Contractors on COVID-19

March 19, 2020

The  Restoration Industry Association (RIA) and The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning, and Restoration Certification (IICRC) have collaborated to put together a comprehensive guide document for those restoration contractors working in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

On March 19, representatives from each association came together in a virtual town hall to discuss the development of the document, the purpose of it, and some of the key points laid out in it.

The “Preliminary Report for Restoration Contractors Assisting Clients With COVID-19 Concerns” is available for download on the RIA resources page.

About RIA
The Restoration Industry Association (RIA) is the oldest and largest trade association representing the restoration and reconstruction industry with over 1,100 member firms worldwide. RIA serves and represents the interests of its members by promoting the highest ethical standards; providing education, professional qualification and certification opportunities; positively influencing regulations and governmental actions; and advancing the safety, image, efficiency, and competitiveness of industry members. For more information, visit

The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning, and Restoration Certification (IICRC) is an ANSI-accredited standards-setting body for the flooring inspection, floor covering, and specialized fabric cleaning and disaster restoration industries. Organized in 1972, IICRC currently represents more than 5,700 certified firms and 54,000 certified technicians in 22 countries. For more information, visit