COVID-19 Health and Safety PSA for Restaurants and Bars

CHARLESTON — With the increase in COVID-19 transmissions, hospitalizations and premature deaths, the West Virginia Alcohol Beverage Control Administration (WVABCA) is joining Governor Jim Justice and the COVID-19 Joint Interagency Task Force in their efforts to educate and protect the public from this highly contagious virus.

The WVABCA has created a Public Service Announcement (PSA) video which may be viewed at In addition, a resource poster for WVABCA licensees may be downloaded from the agency’s website.

WVABCA Commissioner Fred Wooten said, “Now more than ever it is critical we get vaccinated and use good common sense to protect ourselves, our families and our neighbors.” Commissioner Wooten added, “The WVABCA wants to make every effort to avoid the need for new Executive Orders that limit the capacity in bars and restaurants.”