Take action today to mitigate risks
As businesses begin to reopen, an outstanding customer experience will be crucial for getting people back into your locations. Customers and employees will differentiate the brands that step up for them. But it’s so much more than brand perception.
“Employee speaks out after testing positive for COVID-19.”
“Employee’s family sues after COVID-19 death.”
“Coworker claims store did not protect employees.”
“As businesses reopen, lawsuits loom over COVID-19 exposure.”
There are legal risks at stake with COVID-19 negligence. Methods like contact tracing will make it easier to identify the source of infection. If you are not taking the proper precautions for cleaning and distancing, you could be vulnerable to liability lawsuits or safety violations.
coronavirus-related worker complaints filed with OSHA from January through early April
Source: The Washington Post