Donald Trump is considering granting legal liability waivers to companies who decide to open up for business in the middle of the pandemic. These waivers would shield the companies from any kind of lawsuits if employees get sick at work and decide to hold the company accountable for this. This is a dangerous move, considering many “essential services” have already seen employees fall ill due to a lack of protections. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced