Amazon orders all U.S employees to mask up at work.
Written by crest887fm on August 8, 2021
Amazon has ordered all U.S employees to wear a mask at work regardless of their vaccination status, as the highly infectious Delta variant of COVID-19 sweeps the country.
Companies across the United States have tightened their defenses against the virus
The Delta variant forced the U.S. public health agency to reverse course and insist on even fully vaccinated individuals wearing masks.
“We are monitoring the situation closely and will continue to follow local government guidance and work closely with leading medical healthcare professionals, gathering their advice and recommendations as we go forward to ensure our buildings are optimized for the safety of our teams,” an Amazon spokesperson said in a statement
Earlier this week, coronavirus cases worldwide surpassed 200 million while U.S. cases stood at 35.62 million