Tag: Monkeypox

Workplace wellness

Plagues Continue: Monkeypox Emerges as Newest Workplace Safety Threat

August 19, 2022

Via: HR Hero

Just as the COVID-19 threat appeared to be waning, monkeypox has emerged as the newest viral workplace threat. On July 30, 2022, New York City Mayor Eric Adams declared monkeypox a public health emergency. His announcement was followed by a […]


Monkeypox Not Likely to Spread Through Workplace, Travel

August 8, 2022


A world exhausted from fighting COVID-19 for more than two years is now facing another potential hazard after the World Health Organization (WHO) declared monkeypox a “public health emergency of international concern” on July 23 and the U.S. declared a […]


Monkeypox at Work: Keep ADA Guidelines in Mind

August 4, 2022


Employers in the U.S. are reminded to keep the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) in mind as monkeypox spreads throughout the U.S. and into the workplace. Under the ADA, employers must keep employee medical information confidential, according to Sharon Rennert, […]