Fact Sheet: OSHA COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing Emergency Temporary Standard

On November 4, 2021, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) released an emergency temporary standard (ETS) mandating COVID-19 vaccination and testing in the workplace. The ETS covers employers with more than 100 employees. The notice states that covered employers are required to comply with all requirements by January 4, 2022. In addition, OSHA is requesting comment on the ETS as it considers creating a final rule.