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New York Vaccine Mandate: What Private Sector Employers Need to Do

  New York Vaccine Mandate: What Private Sector Employers Need to Do New York City's workplace vaccine mandate is expected to apply to roughly 184,000 businesses — here's what employers should know.According to the New York City's Department of Health, businesses will need to verify their workers' proof of vaccination by the December 27 deadline.

États-Unis : une banque licencie ses salariés non-vaccinés © Bloomberg / Getty Images United States: a bank licensed its non-vaccinated employees Non-vaccinated employees of the American banking group Citigroup have until January 14 To be administered the vaccine, under penalty of dismissal. 16,000 employees would be concerned.

A radical but authorized measure. Citigroup is preparing to dismiss its employees who are not vaccinated, reports BFMTV . They have until January 14, otherwise they will be able to say goodbye to their work. The American banking group informed them by e-mail, Friday, January 7, with this pretty clear ultimatum: if you are not vaccinated, you will be dismissed on the spot and without compensation. 10% of the workforce would be concerned, which represents nearly 16,000 employees.

Holidays and omicron: What is safe to do?

  Holidays and omicron: What is safe to do? The end of 2021 has proven to be even more challenging than the previous year. Not because things are necessarily worse but because people are tired, want to see family and friends, are vaccinated and yet the threat of infection with the omicron SARS-CoV-2 variant is real. A year ago, the U.S. had close to 200,000 new infections per day, over 100,000 people were hospitalized with COVID-19 and less than 1 percent of the U.S. population had been vaccinated. Thus, December of 2020 proved to be one of the deadliest months of the pandemic with more than 77,000 people losing their lives to COVID-19 that month.

The Bank specified that each situation will be examined on a case-by-case basis, with exemptions for medical or religious grounds. Another US company had already taken the same extent for its non-vaccinated employees. The United Airlines airline that had put at the door 200 employees who refused to submit to Vaccine .

In the United States, companies can impose

vaccination as surprising as it may seem, in the United States, this measure is entirely legal. Impose immunization and dismiss refractories in the vaccine is a right for businesses. Last September, US President Joe Biden had tried to bring a law to make immunization mandatory in all companies with more than 100 employees, a text since blocked by several legal remedies.

It is the Supreme Court that must now decide and, after the first debates, judges should definitely bury this law, a failure for Joe Biden who wanted to revive the vaccination campaign. As a reminder, only 62% of Americans are totally vaccinated against COVID-19.

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© LP / Olivier Arandel The test on arrival in France for non-vaccinated passengers Coming from southern Africa will no longer be generalized, but random. LP / Olivier Arandel A symbolic change comes into effect from Saturday. The countries of southern Africa, with which flights to France had been suspended for a few days at the end of November for fear of the arrival of the Omicron Variant, spend on Orange list, according to an order published in the Official Journal .

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