Employees who are not currently vaccinated may not fly internationally
This Delta Airlines Will need all of you New employees are vaccinated against covid-19, Became one of the first large American companies to announce this requirement.
At the same time, Delta Will not impose this requirement on existing employees, Although doing so will encourage all employees to vaccinate.
According to the CEO, more than 60% of Delta’s approximately 75,000 workers have received at least one dose so far. The company expects 80% of employees have completed the vaccination.
Bastian explained that those who choose not to be vaccinated may encounter some restrictions, such as not being able to fly on international routes in accordance with international flight requirements.
Delta’s announcement made the airline one of the first large American companies to require a vaccine. Some experts said that this requirement may put the company at risk of prosecution or privacy risks.
Until now, his opponent United Airlines He has always been in favor of such a request, but he said he cannot do it alone, so he has not taken action yet.At the same time, American Airlines is providing vaccinations for its employees Extra vacation and $50.
In most cases, the US business sector is choosing incentives to vaccinate workers.
For example, Amazon announced on Thursday that it will provide New employee $100 For those who have been vaccinated, this measure is added on the basis of other measures to increase the staff’s puncture rate.