12/22/2021, 4:54 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Amazon reinstates mask mandate in warehouses

Amazon informed its warehouse employees they will again be forced to wear face masks at work due to a rise in COVID-19 cases, CNBC reported on Wednesday citing a notice the company sent to its staff.

"In response to the rapid spread of the Covid-19 omicron variant in the US. and guidance from public health authorities and our own medical experts, face coverings are again required for everyone," Amazon wrote in the notice.

In November, the e-commerce giant revoked the mask mandate for fully vaccinated warehouse employees in an effort to convince more workers to get inoculated.

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