My employee refuses to work until the pandemic is over – what can I do?

J.D. Sharp & Neil Dzuba

While many organizations have moved to implement remote work arrangements as a result of the pandemic, not all jobs can be performed remotely, and employees providing essential services are still required to attend their workplace every day. Fear of contamination by COVID-19 and the reported shortage of PPE have led to a growing number of instances where these employees are refusing to work.

J.D. Sharp and Neil Dzuba guide you through the process of managing work refusals in your workplace with the ultimate goal of keeping your employees at work:

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