Inside OSHA

December 4, 2020

Employer Liability Remains Hurdle In Ongoing COVID-19 Stimulus Talks

October 22, 2020 at 4:45 PM
Employer liability remains a major unresolved issue in the ongoing talks between Democrats, Republicans and the White House over a potential new COVID-19 stimulus bill, with many in the GOP caucus demanding its inclusion in such a bill despite long-running Democratic opposition to any such waiver for companies. The waiver, which would raise the bar for civil suits or OSHA enforcement against companies when their workers are infected with the virus, is just one of many fights that are frustrating...

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