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Grocery Clerk’s Family Hopes Her Death Ups Protections For Supermarket Staff

The family of a grocery store employee who died of COVID-19 hopes her death will prompt supermarkets and other companies to provide better protection for essential staff during the coronavirus pandemic. Leilani Jordan, 27, of Largo, Maryland died on April 1. She had been employed by a Giant Food supermarket for six years.  Jordan’s mother, Zenobia Shepherd, has […]

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Whistleblower: HHS Staff Who Met Coronavirus Evacuees Had No Training Or Protection

A government whistleblower has alleged that federal health employees who interacted with Americans quarantined for potential exposure to coronavirus were not wearing protective gear or given proper medical training, according to several media reports on Thursday. Officials from the Department of Health and Human Services sent more than a dozen ill-equipped workers to California earlier this […]