vaccine mandate

Government, Business, Logistics

Non-US Truckers Crossing Border Must Be Vaccinated Starting in January

Trucks cross the Ambassador Bridge from Canada coming into Detroit Trucks cross the Ambassador Bridge coming into Detroit from Canada. (Paul Sancya/Associated Press)

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden will require essential, nonresident travelers crossing U.S. land borders, such as truck drivers, government and emergency response officials, to be fully vaccinated beginning on Jan. 22, the administration is planning to announce.

Zeke Miller | Associated Press
November 23, 2021
Government, Business, Safety

Cincinnati Court Chosen to Consider Biden Vaccine Mandate

A nurse gives a vaccine to a patient in Orange, Calif. Registered nurse Noleen Nobleza gives a COVID-19 vaccine shot to Julio Quinones at a clinic set up in the parking lot of CalOptima in Orange, Calif. (Jae C. Hong/Associated Press)

Challenges to President Joe Biden’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate for private employers will be consolidated in the U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals.

Geoff Mulvihill | Associated Press
November 16, 2021
Government, Business, Safety

Trucking Advised to Prepare for Vaccine Mandate as Courts Review Case

C. Eric Stevens C. Eric Stevens by John Sommers II for Transport Topics

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A federal law that would mandate vaccinations or regular COVID-19 testing for companies with more than 100 employees is being challenged in court, but one expert noted that the uncertainty around the rule stretches beyond the fundamental question of whether the government can enforce it.

Dan Ronan | Associate News Editor
November 10, 2021
Government, Business, Breaking News

ATA-Led Coalition Sues to Block Federal Vaccine Mandate

Trucks at sunset on an interstate highway John Sommers II for Transport Topics

American Trucking Associations, along with three state trucking associations and a number of groups representing various facets of the supply chain, have sued the Biden administration over its employer-based COVID-19 vaccine mandate.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
November 9, 2021
Government, Business, Safety

Biden Team Defends Vaccine Mandate, Wants Cases Combined

President Joe Biden speaks about COVID-19 vaccinations Oct. 7. President Joe Biden speaks about COVID-19 vaccinations Oct. 7. (Susan Walsh/Associated Press)

With its private employer vaccine mandate on hold, the Biden administration wants the multiple challenges to its workplace rule consolidated in a single federal court and has asked for a decision by early next week.

Geoff Mulvihill | Associated Press
November 8, 2021