Q: Can a employer legally require Employees to take a temperature reading before each work day?
A: The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) recently gave guidance on this issue and stated that it is permissible, under the current situation, due to the community spread of the Coronavirus, for an employer to take an employee's temperature. However, employers actions related to the Coronavirus are tricky and you should consult a lawyer if you believe your rights have been violated.
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