With fears mounting over the rapid spread of the Delta variant across the country, COVID-19 vaccine mandates among employers are growing. Companies including Walmart, Microsoft, Disney and Tyson Foods recently announced they are requiring their workers to get inoculated against COVID-19.
And although the mandates have proved polarizing, with many employers still leery about requiring inoculation, new data indicates that employer vaccine requirements have a majority backing from employees.
Research from Qualtrics suggests that 60% of employees say they would be supportive if their employer required vaccines for in-person work. And not only do many support mandates, but nearly 40% of workers