Southwest Airlines Scraps Plans To Put Some Unvaccinated Workers On Unpaid Leave In DecemberSouthwest Airlines is dropping plans to put unvaccinated employees who have applied for, but haven’t yet been approved or denied, a religious or medical exemption on unpaid leave starting in December.
Texas Judge Bars United Airlines From Putting Unvaccinated Workers On LeaveA federal judge in Texas has extended a ban on United Airlines putting employees on unpaid leave for seeking a medical or religious exemption from getting the COVID vaccine.
North Texas Businesses Reviewing Competing Federal And State COVID-19 Vaccine MandatesThe Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council said Tuesday that North Texas hospitals, which face both orders, are now reviewing them, but haven't changed their vaccine requirements.
'Federal Action Supersedes Any State Mandate' Southwest Airlines To Continue Employee Vaccine MandateDallas-based Southwest Airlines say it will comply with federal COVID vaccine mandates regardless of the executive order issued by Governor Greg Abbott blocking such actions.
Gov. Greg Abbott Issues Executive Order Banning Vaccine Mandates By Any Entity"The COVID-19 vaccine is safe, effective, and our best defense against the virus, but should remain voluntary and never forced," Gov. Abbott said in a statement.
North Texas Company Mandates Driving Up Vaccination RatesHospitals, airlines, and other companies have made the leap and discovered mandates work to drive up their vaccination rates.
Southwest Airlines Requiring Employees To Get Vaccinated Against COVID-19“Southwest Airlines must join our industry peers in complying with the federal government's COVID-19 vaccination directive,” said Gary Kelly, Southwest Airlines Chairman and CEO.
Federal Vaccine Mandate: How Could The New COVID Rules Affect You?President Biden recently announced broad new vaccine requirements with the potential to affect approximately 100 million Americans once they go into effect.
President Biden Mandates COVID Vaccine For Millions Of Federal Workers, BusinessesPresident Joe Biden has rolled out a sweeping new plan in the fight against COVID-19. The plan has some of the most wide-reaching rules to date.
Gov. Greg Abbott Issues Executive Order Banning Vaccine Mandates And Passports In TexasGov. Abbott is vaccinated against COVID-19 and has said Texans should consider getting the vaccine.
Where Do COVID Vaccine Mandates Stand?With the FDA's full approval of Pfizer's vaccine for COVID, vaccine mandates may become more prevalent in the the public and private sector.
Will There Be A National Vaccine Mandate?Vaccination mandates are now being implemented across government and corporate America, but short of a national requirement, how effective can they be?
Parents And Students Caught In Political Disagreements Over Mask And Vaccine MandatesGetting students back-to-school is turning into a frightening experience for some parents and children as they find themselves in the middle of political skirmishes over mask and vaccine mandates.