My co-worker is exhibiting signs of the flu. Can they be forced to go home?

A supervisor may require a medical examination of an employee if she/he believes the employee is exhibiting contagious symptoms that may be harmful for those the employee may come into contact with. Based on the medical assessment, the employee may be required to stay home from work.

Safety and Prevention Tips

Fire Prevention Tip #5

Never tamper with life safety devices such as sprinklers, detectors, and fire extinguishers. It is a violation of state law to do so.