South Korean soldiers wearing protective gear, spray antiseptic solution against the coronavirus (COVID-19) in Gangnam district on March 06, 2020 in Seoul, South Korea.
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10:00 am: U.S. senators express concern on coronavirus safety at Amazon warehouses
Four senators sent a letter to Amazon urging the company to better protect warehouse workers during the coronavirus outbreak.
“Any failure of Amazon to keep its workers safe does not just put their employees at risk, it puts the entire country at risk,” the senators wrote in the letter. “Americans who are taking every precaution…might risk getting infected with COVID-19 because of Amazon’s decision to prioritize efficiency and profits over the…