Covid-19 Deep Dive Series: Best Practices for Employers to Manage PPE and Distancing Requirements Across the Country



Date & Time

Start Date: 05/08/2020
Start Time: 1:00 pm
End Time: 2:00 pm Eastern


Keeping sick employees out of the workplace is important, but what about the employer’s obligation to keep employees safe at work?   This week’s deep dive will cover everything employers need to know about masks, distancing  and personal protective equipment, along with other important topics.

  • Best practices for compliance with local mask ordinances, including dealing with accommodation requests and discipline of employees who refuse to cooperate
  • Wage and hour issues associated with masks and other PPE in the workplace
  • OSHA PPE obligations for non-healthcare employers
  • Suggestions for implementing distancing in the workplace
  • Legal update on potential employer lability for claims arising out of workplace sickness

To view a recording of the webinar, click here.

To view the slides of the webinar, click here.

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David L. Barron


(713) 750-3132

John S. Ho

Co-Chair, OSHA-Workplace Safety Practice

(212) 883-4927

Michele Ballard Miller

Chair, West Coast Labor & Employment

(415) 262-8301

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