Feds say employers can require COVID-19 vaccine, can legally offer incentives

Posted at 7:15 PM, May 28, 2021
and last updated 6:15 PM, May 28, 2021

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission updated their guidance regarding the COVID-19 vaccine and says employers are allowed to require employees to get vaccinated and can also offer incentives for them to get jabbed.

The new guidance hopes to clear up legal questions employers and employees have concerning vaccination requirements.

According to the guidance, employers can require all employees to get vaccinated to “meet a qualification standard that is job-related and consistent with business necessity, such as a safety-related standard.”

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