Employment Attorney Elaine Turner on Supply Chain Brain Can Employers Require Employees to Get the COVID-19 Vaccine?
January 18, 2021
Supply Chain Brain
Elaine Turner, a shareholder and partner in the law firm of Hall Estill, explains when employers can and cannot require their employees to take the COVID-19 vaccine when it’s available.
While the rules on mandating vaccines on the job aren’t always crystal clear, several criteria must be considered in order for a business to require its workers to get the COVID-19 vaccine. The first step is to determine whether vaccination is necessary in order to protect employees and the public, or if there are other ways to prevent the spread of the virus, such as the use of masks, plexiglass dividers and distancing of workers on the job WATCH VIDEO HERE