Talent Canada: What is COVID-19’s impact on business travel?
Specific risk-mitigation plans required for employers
In March, business and non-business travel was in progress when the COVID-19 pandemic hit travellers and their employers.
Many questions ensued: What will happen if employees are hospitalized, quarantined, confirmed COVID-19 positive? Will they have medical insurance coverage? What will be covered?
Depending on the contract and the insurer covering these individuals, some questions remained rather complex.