Bloomberg Law
Jan. 15, 2021, 3:53 PM

Covid-19 Vaccine: Can Your Employer Make You Take It? (Video)

Andrew Satter
Andrew Satter
Sr. Video Journalist

As the Covid-19 vaccines roll out, first to frontline workers and the elderly, then to the general public, employers are making plans to return to their offices. How quickly they succeed will likely depend on how many of their employees get vaccinated. Which has both companies and workers asking: can employers make their employees take the vaccine? In this video, Bloomberg Law labor and employment reporter Robert Iafolla answers the question on the minds of CEOs, in-house lawyers, human resources leaders, and rank-and-file employees.


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