Aug 2 (Reuters) – McDonald’s Corp MCD.N on Monday confirmed that every one its prospects and employees might want to begin carrying masks once more inside its U.S. eating places in areas with excessive or substantial transmission, no matter whether or not they’re vaccinated or not.
The resurgence of COVID-19 circumstances in america as a result of Delta variant and the brand new steering from the U.S. Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention (CDC) that requires absolutely vaccinated people to put on masks have led corporations to alter their plans on vaccinations and masking.
Final week, main corporations together with Alphabet Inc’s GOOGL.O Google, Uber Applied sciences Inc UBER.N and Fb Inc FB.O mentioned all their U.S. workers should get vaccinated to step into places of work.
McDonald’s additionally mentioned that masks have been at all times obligatory for workers and prospects who weren’t vaccinated. The Related Press first reported on the transfer.
FACTBOX-Main U.S. corporations making masks, vaccines obligatory
(Reporting by Akanksha Rana in Bengaluru; Enhancing by Maju Samuel)
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