How new OSHA National Emphasis Program mitigates effects of COVID-19 in the workplace

How new OSHA National Emphasis Program mitigates effects of COVID-19 in the workplace

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has created a new initiative called the National Emphasis Program, which is aimed at reducing the effects of COVID-19 in the workplace. This new program expands on OSHA’s general duty clause by providing additional requirements that are specific to the COVID-19 pandemic. The National Emphasis Program (NEP) took…
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Kansas employers grapple with whether to require Covid-19 vaccine for employees

Kansas employers grapple with whether to require Covid-19 vaccine for employees

Kansas employers are facing tough decisions about whether to put in place policies that pertain to employee health as Covid-19 vaccines become more readily available across the state. Some businesses may incorporate vaccine policies, while others may determine they are better off leaving the decision about whether to be vaccinated up to employees. Either way,…
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