Supreme Court Strikes Down OSHA’s Vaccine Mandate

Posted January 13, 2022 at 4:09 pm

The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday afternoon blocked the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) that called for a vaccine or test mandate on employers with 100 or more staff members.

Click here to read the Supreme Court’s decision. In a separate decision, the court allowed a rule to take effect requiring shots for employees in nursing homes, hospitals and other facilities that receive Medicare and Medicaid payments from the federal government.

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