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And Now We Wait …

USA - January 7 2022 Oyez! Oyez! Oyez! This honorable Court is now in session. Starting at 10 AM this morning, the United States Supreme Court heard oral arguments…

OSHA Vaccine Mandate Is Back On … For Now

USA - December 21 2021 It’s on. It’s off. It’s on again … and this time they really mean it. Maybe. Probably possibly for sure. Clear as mud, right? Under the cover of…

COVID-19: The Next Occupational Disease?

USA - December 9 2021 At a time when the terms “Omicron” “Delta” and “COVID” have become part of our daily vocabulary, one of the biggest issues facing employers is…

OSHA Issues Its Long-Awaited (Dreaded?) Vax-or-Test Rule

USA - November 4 2021 Apparently intent on avoiding the holiday rush, OSHA today issued its COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS). Covered…

President Biden’s Proposed COVID-19 Plan May Push Employers to Mandatory Vaccination Policies - Or is it Much Ado About Nothing?

USA - September 10 2021 On September 9, 2021, President Biden announced a new plan to combat the on-going COVID-19 pandemic that caused many employers to sit up and take…

Mask or no Mask?

USA - August 19 2021 OSHA updated its workplace COVID guidance last week to align with CDC's recent recommendations for fully vaccinated individuals. This development…

Back-to-School, Back-to-Basics

USA - August 16 2021 Let's talk about handbooks. Yeah, we know. You're probably thinking, "The sun is shining, kids are out of school, and everyone is on vacation; why…

Sarah’s Boss Does NOT Have It Going On

USA - August 2 2021 To Foster a healthy workplace environment and protect from liability, employers must have a formal process for conducting a workplace investigation…

Three Cheers for the First

USA - June 23 2021 In Mahanoy Area School District v. Levy, the Supreme Court ruled on June 23, 2021 that a public high school violated the First Amendment when it…

OSHA Issues COVID-19 Standard to Protect Healthcare Workers

USA - June 14 2021 The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued an Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) on June 10th targeted towards protecting…