Can Employers Mandate Flu Shots?


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You might have noticed that this blog is pushing out a lot of content focused on the importance of flu shots to the fight against COVID-19. That’s because we’ve learned through our Path Forward COVID-19 programs that there are some proven techniques all of us can use to reduce the risk of infectious diseases that threaten our health and prosperity.

This blog posting on Brink caught our eye: Can Employers Require Their Employees to be Vaccinated?

COVID-19 and the arrival of flu season create many unprecedented challenges for employers. It’s important to keep employees safe, healthy, and working. Whichever route an organization takes, promoting vaccination can support employees’ well-being thus better-ensuring workplace productivity.

We encourage you to read it for a clear-eyed assessment of ways employers can approach the important issues associated with employee vaccination.