Stories tagged: "meat plants"


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Lawsuit: Tyson Managers Took Bets On How Many Employees Would Get COVID

"Betting on how many people are going to get sick, that's appalling," LULAC National President Domingo García told The Americano.

In this May 20, 2020 file photo, residents held thank you signs to greet employees of a Smithfield pork processing plant as they returned to their shifts after the plant had been closed because of a coronavirus outbreak in Sioux Falls, S.D. (AP Photo/Stephen Groves File)
Workers of Color Make Up 87% of Coronavirus Infections in Meat Plants

A new CDC report studying the impact of the coronavirus on workers at meat processing plants has found that most infections were among people of color.