The Italian government has passed a decree applying to both the private and public sector ordering companies to withhold pay from workers who refuse to take the COVID-19 vaccine.
In line with the recommendations made by the scientist-based CDC advisory panel (ACIP) earlier on Thursday, the CDC endorsed COVID vaccine booster shots for Americans 65 and older, residents of nursing homes, and adults aged 18 to 64 with underlying
Want to bet we'll be seeing more stories like this in the coming weeks if they follow through on the employer mandates for the vaxx? I'm not sure they've really thought this through entirely. There's going to be a LOT of people that go beyond pissed
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--but must show up to work until their cases are determined, new guidance says
Two white-coated lab technicians, seated at work stations in a corner, are vastly outnumbered by the machines. Robotic arms calibrate liquids in microdrops. Small trays, with 96 tiny wells each, shuttle around the lab on magnetic tracks. Centrifuges
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration doesn't make many headlines. Charged with keeping America's workplaces safe, it usually busies itself with tasks such as setting and enforcing standards for goggles, hardhats and ladders.
Logistics managers are battling the pandemic, a labor shortage, and huge demand to get goods to your front door.
Why are companies all over the world suddenly desperate for workers? In my entire life I have never seen anything like this.
Spectrum Health will grant temporary exemptions from its employee vaccine mandate to individuals who can prove they have naturally acquired immunity to COVID-19.
While continuing claims disappointed last week (but did drop from revised higher numbers), initial jobless claims plunged to 310k (335k exp and 345k prior) - a new post-COVID-lockdown low...
Technocrats at Amazon continue to push cashier-less stores, first with Amazon-Go and now with its subsidiary, Whole Foods. Cashiers do not make up the largest portion of grocery employees, but they will eventually be missing from many stores as this
"No Jab, No Job" Hospital Workers Protest: "2020: Heroes, 2021: Fired and Unemployed"
Things just continue to get crazier and crazier. In all of the years that I have been writing about the economy,
McDonald's in Oregon begins hiring 14-year-olds as desperate businesses across the country turn to teens amid dire labor shortage
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Amazon.com Inc. has a solution for a potentially crippling shortage of delivery drivers: Recruit pot smokers.
Illinois' unemployment rate reached 7.2% in July, yet many businesses are struggling to find workers.
Rural America lost more population in the latest census, highlighting an already severe worker shortage in the nation's farming and ranching regions and drawing calls from those industries for immigration reform to help ease the problem.
"Get Your Sh*t Together" - Angry American Airline Customers Hit With Travel Delays Due To Labor Shortage
This post is a bit unusual for SurvivalBlog. On behalf of one of my consulting clients, I've begun the search for a caretaker couple (or family) to live and work full-time at a ranch in northwestern Montana.
CNN has fired three of its employees for coming to work unvaccinated.
The trend of major US companies requiring workers to get vaccinated continued Friday with United Airlines, which became the first major US carrier to require its staff to be vaccinated.
Starting in 2018 and lasting all the way until the covid pandemic, a remarkable golden age flourished in the US job market: that's when for 24 consecutive months there were more job openings in the US than unemployed people.
TRIPOLI, Lebanon -- Rania Mustafa's living room recalls a not-so-distant past, when the modest salary of a security guard in Lebanon could buy an air-conditioner, plush furniture and a flat-screen TV.
Update (1500ET): Speaking at the Center for Strategic and International Studies on Tuesday, Dr. Anthony Fauci inadvertently hinted at why moving the goalposts on herd immunity is important to the Biden Administration's strategy for mandating vaccines
The newest restaurant worker might be a bit stiff without much personality, but more than likely it still wants those tips.
From the Department of Veteran Affairs to California and New York state workers to beyond, vaccine passports are creeping into US society.