About 2 years ago

03/04/2020 - Our Lack Of Paid Sick Leave Will Make The Coronavirus Worse

-The Washington Post
From The Washington Post: “The roughly 1 in 4 U.S. workers with no paid sick time are more likely to work while ill, data show, exposing colleagues and customers, and extending the outbreak’s reach.”
– Yahoo News
As more chains, eliminate single-use plastics overseas, it may become harder to justify their use in the states.
– CNN
At “Walmart Health,” which has a separate entrance next door to a massive Walmart supercenter, patients can see doctors for routine checkups and ongoing treatment of chronic illnesses, such as diabetes and heart disease, even if they lack health insurance.
 
– NPR
Many employers aren’t just moving to 10-hour shifts, four days a week, as companies like Shake Shack are doing; they’re going to a 32-hour week – without cutting pay. In exchange, employers are asking their workers to get their jobs done in a compressed amount of time.