Business Groups Prepare for Fight Over Workplace Protection Mandates

There were reports from Washington this week on what could be one of the Biden administration’s “first big fights with business.” According to Politico, President-elect Joe Biden has said he will direct his administration to issue a national standard to provide specific precautions that employers must take to protect their workers from exposure to the coronavirus.

National business groups, including the National Association of Manufacturers, have called for flexibility in such workplace regulations. 11/18/2020