Employment Attorney Keith Wilkes in E-Turbo News - Help Wanted for United Airlines: Vaccinated Only!
August 6, 2021
United Airlines announced today that it will require employees to get COVID-19 vaccinations no later than October 25, 2021, or they will risk being terminated.
Keith Wilkes, a labor and employment partner/shareholder at the national law firm of Hall Estill, has been fielding calls from companies trying to get answers to the legal questions regarding whether or not United, or any company for that matter, can mandate vaccines for workers.
Wilkes answers some important questions of what makes United’s announcement unique from other companies that took similar actions this week.