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OSHA ETS vax or test mandate revived: What now?

Employers were left in limbo when the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit issued a nationwide stay on OSHA’s Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) in November. Now, in a 2-1 decision issued late on December 17, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit has lifted the stay clearing the way for OSHA to resume enforcement of the vaccination or test rule. Immediately following the decision, 27 business groups filed an appeal with the U.S. Supreme Court in an attempt to overturn the Sixth Circuit’s decision. Just days before many are headed off for a holiday break, employers are once again wondering – what now? Read more…