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OSHA Publishes Wide-Ranging Emergency Standard Formalizing Vaccination, Testing and/or Face Covering Requirements

USA - November 4 2021 On November 4, 2021, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced its Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) requiring employers…

Brittany Barrientos, Alisa Nickel Ehrlich, Patricia A. Konopka, Erin M. Naeger, Kristin Berger Parker, Molly Walsh

OSHA (Finally) Issues COVID-19 ETS Applicable to Healthcare Industry Along with Updated Guidance for All Workplaces

USA - June 10 2021 At long last, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued its Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) today, after the Office of…

Brittany Barrientos, Alisa Nickel Ehrlich, Kristin Berger Parker

Proceed with Caution: Local Orders Lifting Mask Mandates Are Not Blanket Permission Slips to Eliminate Safety Protocols in Workplaces

USA - May 14 2021 In response to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) May 13 update of two key guidance documents that now show fully vaccinated…

Brittany Barrientos, Amy B. Conway, Kristin Berger Parker

OSHA Launches National Emphasis Program and Revises Enforcement Procedures Related to COVID-19

USA - March 15 2021 As mandated in President Biden's January 21 Executive Order on Protecting Worker Health and Safety, the Department of Labor (DOL) on March 12 issued…

Brittany Barrientos, Alisa Nickel Ehrlich, Jason Engelhart

The American Rescue Plan: Update for Employers Providing FFCRA Leave in 2021

USA - March 12 2021 As discussed in "New Coronavirus Relief Legislation Impacts Employers in Two Key Areas" the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) paid…

Alisa Nickel Ehrlich, Patricia A. Konopka, Sharon W. Ng, Kristin Berger Parker