New guidance on temperature screening in the workplace

16 November 2020

In the first wave of COVID-19, the general application of temperature screening for all employees was considered excessive. But now with the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, in the light of current community-wide and massive number of infections, the Hungarian data protection authority (DPA) revised its former opinion and made temperature screening a more flexible and accessible tool for employers.

VJT & Partners has collected the key issues employers need to keep in mind when carrying out temperature screening.