Preparing for a Pandemic or Other Natural Disaster
Health experts have long warned that the question is not whether we will have a pandemic, but when one will strike. Now, world governments and health organizations are closely monitoring outbreaks of swine flue which reportedly has killed hundreds and sickened thousands. What is an employer response?
- Understanding employee health and leave issues
- Communicate plans and policies
- Take appropriate steps to reduce risk
- Beware of potential harassment and discrimination liability
This article appeared in the May 11, 2009 issue of the Orange County Business Journal.