If you are working from home during the COVID-19 pandemic, you may bring home your computer, monitor, and items normally found at your desk. Any other items require approval by your management and EHS.
You can clean hardware surfaces with wipes containing 70% or higher isopropyl alcohol (IPA), or you can use disinfectant wipes with quaternary ammonium compounds. If you need to clean products, follow Apple’s guidance.
Frequently Asked Questions
Work with your manager to determine which items are necessary to support your productivity while working from home. Move support will not be available, so please plan accordingly when transporting items. Visit the Apple Ergonomics site for tips on setting up a comfortable home office.
If you work on confidential projects, observe all New Product Security (NPS) policies and guidelines. Prototype equipment cannot leave Apple offices without VP level approval. Talk with your manager if you have any questions.
Generally, this is not permitted due to the inherent hazards of the equipment and the lack of safety controls in most homes. If it is absolutely necessary for you to bring these items home, you will need permission from both your manager and Environment Health & Safety (EHS).
Generally, this is not permitted due to the inherent hazards of the equipment and the lack of safety controls in most homes. If it is absolutely necessary for you to use these items home, you will need permission from both your manager and Environment Health & Safety (EHS).
No. There are no approved conditions where you may transport chemicals to or from your lab or home.
Your actions matter
Sign up for COVID-19 testing
Learn more about Apple’s optional weekly COVID-19 testing program.Get Tested
Report a COVID-19 Incident
If you’re working onsite and have tested positive for COVID-19 — or are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms — either you or your manager are encouraged to report it.Report an Incident
Complete at-home health screening
Complete this screening each day before you depart for any Apple office or store. If you would prefer to not use this daily online health check, you will be required to undergo an Onsite Daily Health Screening when you arrive.Complete Screening