What's Essential? Confusion Clouds Workers, Employers

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What's Essential? Confusion Clouds Workers, Employers

Post by Riddick » 04-02-2020 10:48 AM

Are construction workers essential? It depends. Standards for essential work under COVID-19 pandemic rules vary state to state, city to city and, in some cases, hour to hour. Some orders change because of industry pressure; some change as the pandemic worsens; and some governors clarify earlier orders when confusion ensues.

The result has been a confounding patchwork of rules that have left some workers befuddled and industry organizations scrambling for guidance. FULL STORY

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