CDC Guidelines Reduce Isolation for Covid-19 from 14 to 10 Days

Recently, the CDC changed its guidelines for when individuals can end isolation after a Covid-19 diagnosis or symptoms. Employers should consider amending return to work rules to reflect the CDC’s position. The CDC now suggests isolation in connection with Covid-19 for 10 days rather than 14 days with the following parameters: If an individual thinks… Continue reading CDC Guidelines Reduce Isolation for Covid-19 from 14 to 10 Days

Washington Protections for High Risk Employees – Extended Indefinitely

Back in April, Governor Inslee issued Proclamation 20-46 (P 20-46) which adopted protections for  public and private sector workers in high-risk categories from the significant life, health and safety risks of COVID-19. 20-46 – COVID-19 High Risk Employees. P 20-46 was set to expire on June 1, 2020, and provides that: Employers are prohibited from failing to… Continue reading Washington Protections for High Risk Employees – Extended Indefinitely