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Guidance: OSHA’s COVID-19 Vaccination Mandate Standard for Large Employers

January 14, 2022


This guidance provides brief responses to a series of questions concerning the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) regarding COVID-19 employer vaccine mandates issued on November 5, 2021. The ETS establishes minimum requirements for select workplace mandatory vaccination policies affecting employers with more than 100 employees (with some key exceptions).