Ambrose McCall Joins the Greg and Dan Show, Addresses Employment Concerns Involving COVID-19
Hinshaw's Ambrose McCall joined the Greg and Dan Show to discuss legal issues employers are facing in the wake of COVID-19. He begins the segment by discussing Illinois’ recently amended Workers' Occupational Diseases Act, which allows workers to seek workers' compensation benefits for occupational diseases and existing conditions aggravated by a job. During the call, McCall analyzed how this impacts frontline and essential workers, addressed the issue of whether an employer can require employees to get tested for COVID-19. He also discussed lawsuits involving employee safety arising because of the pandemic.
This episode of the Greg & Dan Show on 1470 WMBD was originally recorded on July 16, 2020.