Nearly 70% of HR leaders report that their employees are worried about getting infected by an unvaccinated colleague; nearly 25% report having employees who refuse to come back to a workplace at all. That’s according to a Gartner poll of HR leaders conducted on July 28.
In the mere week since, organizations of all types and sizes have stepped up policy statements designed to protect employees in response to the Delta variant surge. U.S. President Biden announced that all on-site federal employees and contractors must be vaccinated or face strict testing, social distancing and masking requirements. Numerous private companies, including