COVID-19 Questions & AnswersCategory: Families First Coronavirus Response ActCan I send someone home that has symptoms of the virus?
General Staff asked 2 months ago

Can I send someone home that has symptoms of the virus?

1 Answers
Cathy Graham Staff answered 2 months ago

Yes, you are permitted to ask them to seek medical attention and get tested for COVID-19 if they are displaying symptoms. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has confirmed that advising workers to go home is permissible and not considered disability-related.