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Centering on Coronavirus: Litigating a Pandemic

By Aleksandra Srdanovic — May 19, 2020

As we reopen America, can we balance the safety needs of workers with the business needs of their employers? The New Center thinks so, and it starts with clear, practical, and enforceable safety standards set by Congress.

Numbers At-A-Glance

  • 30 million+ Americans

    have lost their jobs due to COVID-19.

  • 70% of small businesses

    applied for loans through the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)

  • As of May 7, 2020,

    there are about 900 COVID-19-related complaints nationwide.

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