COVID-19
Bulletin & Alert
Clarification: Employee & Customer Mask/Vaccination Guidance
This Bulletin & Alert clarifies information sent on May 27th related to the recently updated CDC Guidance. The information and resources below do not constitute legal advice.

Do you have to ask employees for vaccination proof to go without a mask? Requesting explicit vaccination proof from employees would prompt you to retain a medical record that has significant regulatory consequences. Instead, the best-practice recommendation is to have employees read the CDC guidance and sign a document saying they have read it and understand it. Thus, if they don’t wear a mask, it’s their choice and you have made a good faith effort to protect your employees and customers. Here is a rudimentary signature sheet you can implement:

Do you have to ask customers for vaccination proof? Placing signage around your brewery is the best way to convey a message regarding mask-wearing and to make a similar good faith effort to protect your employees and customers. Here are some signs you can use: