Public health experts agree on the need for widespread testing to be in place before businesses can reopen and the economy restarts. But not every government official is on board. In May, there is a real risk that Americans will be asked to return to work before our public health infrastructure is in place to keep them safe. Workers desperate for a paycheck, have little recourse but to agree.
So what can each of us do to protect ourselves in this scenario and help keep those around us safe? The answer depends in part on what group you fall into: those who have been infected and those who haven’t.
Originally published on Forbes (April 23, 2020)