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Failure to Train Workers on COVID-19 Could Lead to Fines, Lawsuits, Business Insurance

November 18, 2020

Morgan Lewis partner Jonathan Snare spoke with Business Insurance for an article about coronavirus (COVID-19)-related safety protocols. In the article, he discusses the challenges state-specific regulations present employers. “Every state enforces things differently and has a different penalty structure,” said Jon. “A lot of employers are already doing some type of hazard assessment. … The question is the need to double-check requirements in (states with an emergency temporary standard), both from a regulatory compliance standpoint as well as making sure they’re training their employees. It has been a big issue.”

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