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Showing posts with label Most dangerous jobs. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Most dangerous jobs. Show all posts

Monday, May 25, 2020

These Federal Agencies Have Seen the Most COVID-19 Deaths


These Federal Agencies Have Seen the Most COVID-19 Deaths


Article Excerpt: "... U.S. Postal Service: The mailing agency has seen 60 postal workers die from symptoms related to COVID-19. About 2,400 have tested positive for coronavirus-related disease while a whopping 17,000—or 3% of the USPS workforce—have been sent home on quarantine..."


Reference: www.govexec.com

Saturday, May 2, 2020

Romney proposes a temporary pay raise for essential workers amid coronavirus pandemic


Mitt Romney proposes a temporary pay raise for essential workers amid coronavirus pandemic


Article Excerpt: "... Called "Patriot Pay," the plan would institute a temporary bonus of up to $12 per hour in May, June and July for a total of $1,920 per month.

The plan goes on to outline: "One-quarter of this bonus would be paid by their employer, and three-quarters would be paid by the federal government, funded by a refundable payroll tax credit." "Health care professionals, grocery store workers, food processors, and many others ..."


Reference: www.cnn.com

Friday, May 1, 2020

Alabama nurse in Boston COVID-19 unit: “I hope Huntsville never sees what I am seeing here”


Alabama nurse in Boston COVID-19 unit: “I hope Huntsville never sees what I am seeing here”


Article Excerpt: "... most who come to her unit do not survive. Those that do are on ventilators for weeks and require major interventions like tracheotomies and feeding tubes. “They don’t even look like the same person,” she said. “Once COVID gets to that point, it’s absolutely one of the most horrific things, what it does to the body. I can’t think of another type of illness that’s anything like what COVID does..."


Reference: www.al.com

Monday, April 13, 2020

Amazing, No reports of Huntsville Postal Workers With COVID-19 in Media, but Another Montgomery postal worker tested positive for coronavirus


Another Montgomery postal worker tested positive for coronavirus


Article Excerpt: "... A second Montgomery postal worker has tested positive for COVID-19, according to the USPS. The news comes days after a postal worker died following a positive test result for coronavirus. The two employees did not work at the same facility..."


Reference: www.msn.com

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Front-Lines of Coronavirus: Alabama postal worker who tested positive for coronavirus dies, USPS says


Montgomery postal worker who tested positive for coronavirus dies, USPS says


Article Excerpt: "... The employee worked at the Processing and Distribution Center on Winton Blount Boulevard. The employee worked the night shift at the facility..."


Reference: www.msn.com

Sunday, May 6, 2018

SpaceX Launching NASA Astronauts to Space This Year Amidst Safety Concerns


SpaceX Launching NASA Astronauts to Space This Year Amidst Safety Concerns


Article Excerpt: "... was awarded another $2.6 billion in 2014 to send NASA’s astronauts to space, according to NASA. The company is on track to send its first astronauts to the International Space Station later this year ..."


Reference: www.yahoo.com