Risk Insights: Screening Employee Temperatures Upon Return to Work

The coronavirus pandemic has upended nearly every industry and has every employer wondering, “When will it be safe to bring employees back to work?” Government guidance can shift rapidly, sometimes within the same week. Shelter-in-place orders have been extended by some officials, with others questioning why restrictions are still in place.

With all this uncertainty, many employers are wondering how they can protect their employees once they’re allowed to return to work. Even if the government gives the OK to return, that doesn’t ensure the coronavirus won’t continue to spread. This is causing many employers to consider taking employee temperatures as a precaution upon returning to work.

Download the resource for more information and guidance, primarily from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.