Apple’s new COVID-19 policy requires vaccinations to skip ‘frequent’ testing
As Apple conducts an all-hands meeting today, we can report that the company informed employees in its offices and stores of a new policy around COVID-19. Starting next month, any employees who are vaccinated can come into its spaces while doing some testing for the disease, while those who aren’t will have to get frequent testing.
The company’s updated guidelines appear to line up with the OSHA standards that will be established as a result of the Biden Administration’s push to increase vaccination rates. Those standards say companies of 100 people or more must require either immunization or weekly testing.
Apple recently pushed back the date when it expects employees to return to its office in response to a surge of cases and the Delta…