Best Practice Report

The Business Case For Vaccination Mandates

Consider The Risks Of Both Action And Inaction Before Planning Your Path To 2022

October 5th, 2021

Summary

The surge of the Delta variant of COVID-19 in the US in the second half of 2021 has again delayed many companies’ return-to-office plans. A rapidly shifting regulatory environment — including new action by President Biden that will require all employees at firms of 100+ employees to be either vaccinated or tested weekly — has brought the question of workplace vaccination mandates to the fore. But employee sentiments are far from unanimous. This report offers guidance on the shifting context for vaccination mandates and the risks associated with imposing a mandate — and the more unpredictable risks associated with not imposing one.

Want to read the full report?

This report is available for individual purchase ($1495).

Forrester helps business and technology leaders use customer obsession to accelerate growth. That means empowering you to put the customer at the center of everything you do: your leadership strategy, and operations. Becoming a customer-obsessed organization requires change — it requires being bold. We give business and technology leaders the confidence to put bold into action, shaping and guiding how to navigate today's unprecedented change in order to succeed.