March 16, 2020
Authored by: Susan Brice
We are posting a series of answers to Frequently Asked Questions and practical advice to consider in the era of COVID-19. These posts are not intended to cover all employee issues or healthcare settings recommendations, but rather are focused on dealing with premises liability involving invitees. Other resources for handling employees include: https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/covid-19/l; https://www.osha.gov/SLTC/covid-19/; https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/organizations/cleaning-disinfection.html. Please review other posts related to COVID-19 published on this blog for additional information. If you have questions specific to your company’s individualized situation, contact Susan Brice (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Tom Lee (email@example.com). For any employment related questions, please contact the BCLP employment lawyer with whom you work or Lily Kurland (firstname.lastname@example.org), who can provide you with information about guidelines and protocols they have developed to assist employers with these issues.
What Are the Primary Premises Liability Risks Posed by COVID-19?
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