The UK’s healthcare regulator approved the world’s first Covid-19 vaccine for emergency use within the UK on 2 December 2020. Within a week, the UK began rolling out the first dose of this vaccine, and there has since been two further vaccines approved for use in the UK.
With the rollout of the vaccine now underway, employers and employees may be questioning what requirements there are, if any, relating to COVID-19 vaccinations within the workplace.
Addleshaw Goddard's insight article: A dose of reality in requiring employees to vaccinate provides guidance in relation to this issue, including our views around Covid-Safe workplaces, risk assessments and vaccination policies. For more information, you can locate our insights article here (published on 13 January 2021).