Leading Health Groups Say Businesses Should Voluntarily Adopt OSHA Vaccine Mandate

Dozens of health organizations, including the American Medical a**ociation, said that businesses should voluntarily implement President Joe Biden’s COVID-19 vaccine-or-test mandate even though the rule was temporarily blocked by a U.S. appeals court last week. And earlier this week, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)—the agency enforcing the rule—confirmed it stopped enforcement of the mandate. “We—physicians, nurses and advanced practice clinicians, health experts, and health care professional societies—fully support the requirement that workers at companies with over 100 workers be vaccinated or tested,” the health groups said in a joint statement. They argued that the mandate is “reasonable” and should be implemented on a voluntary basis to “protect workers.” Earlier this month, OSHA issued the rule that requires businesses with 100 or more workers to implement a rule mandating that employees either get the vaccine or submit to weekly COVID-19 testing. Unvaccinated workers would be forced to wear masks indoors …

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By Kelly Sanchez

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