Biden Makes Covid-19 Vaccination Mandatory for Large US Companies – Young Pan

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Determination covers institutions with more than 100 employees and should affect at least 80 million workers in the country

EFE / EPA / Al Drago / POOLThe US president’s decision aims to contain the advance of the Delta variant of the coronavirus

The president of USA, Joe Biden, came back to defend the vaccination en masse against the Covid-19. In launching the immunization plan in the country on Thursday, 9, he announced an executive order that requires employees of federal agencies and the Executive to take the vaccine. In addition, the project also established that companies with more than 100 employees must also require the immunization of their employees or that they do weekly tests on the teams. The president’s decision aims to contain the advance of the Delta variant of the coronavirus, which continues to make new victims in the country. According to Joe Biden, the requirement of vaccine in large companies it must affect at least 80 million workers in the United States. Johns Hopkins University data show that more than 40 million of Americans have already been infected, while at least 650 thousand others were victims of Covid-19.

*With information from correspondent Eliseu Caetano