Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, leaders have faced ethical dilemmas.
As the global vaccine rollout gathers pace, another pressing issue emerges: should employers mandate vaccination for their employees?
Determining the right approach demands engagement with ethical questions on rights and responsibilities, as well as broader questions of social justice and the trade-off between public health and individual liberty.
This Ethics Briefing offers a brief guide to leaders on the ethical issues they must consider as they determine their company’s approach to COVID vaccinations, outlining:
- The key ethical considerations surrounding mandating vaccination;
- Guidance on creating an ethical framework to inform vaccination policy; and
- How to engage employees effectively.