COVID symptom assessment checklist Starbucks, Delta Air Lines and BlackRock are among the companies that have amended their COVID safety protocols, responding to shifting guidance from public health authorities. (Photo: Shutterstock)

Nearly nine in 10 business executives believe their organization can endure an outbreak of the omicron variant of COVID-19.

Eighty-six percent of executives polled by the Society for Human Resource Management in December agreed that existing policies and procedures aimed at stopping the spread of COVID-19 in the workplace gave them confidence. However, 67% said they are very or extremely concerned about their organization’s ability to keep employees and customers safe due to omicron.

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