Massachusetts Governor Outlines Four-Phase Re-Opening Plan

MLM Headshot Photo 2019 (M1341570xB1386)On May 11, 2020, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker announced a broad government strategy to mitigate continuing health risks and economic distress caused by COVID-19. The core elements of the strategy include:

  • A four-phase approach to the re-opening of the Massachusetts economy; and
  • Mandatory workplace safety standards.

The announcement provides a conceptual framework for the obligations and restrictions (and opportunities) that will challenge Massachusetts employers in the coming weeks.

Matt Mitchell discusses the specifics of the Governor’s strategy in our COVID-19 Alert.