American Trucking Association President and CEO Chris Spear noted any vaccine mandates placed on the trucking industry – including drivers – will result in additional disruptions to an already strained supply chain.
The Biden administration’s plan requires companies with more than 100 employees to mandate vaccines or weekly COVID testing.
“The first rule of any public health policy should be ‘do no harm,'” said Spear. “Unfortunately, these latest mandates and the unintended consequences they’ll create fall short of that standard.”
For additional information, read the article by Jason Cannon on the Commercial Carrier Journal website.