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COVID-19, OSHA, and the OSHA Whistleblower

By: Sean T. Devenney As a result of COVID-19 in Indiana, employees working in essential job functions are certainly asking more questions about safety in the workplace than ever before. These employees are finely tuned to the “social distancing requirements” and recommendations of the… Read More >

ISDH Issues New Guidance Concerning Liability for Healthcare Providers and Facilities

By: Courtney McCormick On April 3, 2020, the Indiana State Department of Health (“ISDH”) released new guidance related to healthcare providers’ and facilities’ liability/immunity for services provided in response to COVID-19.   Pursuant to Indiana Code § 34-30-13.5, individuals and facilities providing healthcare services in… Read More >

Interim Guidance on Management of COVID-19 in Correctional and Detention Facilities

By: Tyler S. Lemen Last week, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”) issued interim guidance on the management of coronavirus disease in correctional and detention facilities.  This guidance was issued to provide healthcare and non-healthcare administrators of correctional and detention facilities… Read More >