The Transportation Safety Administration mentioned that greater than 10,000 of its workers have examined optimistic for COVID-19 for the reason that starting of the pandemic.
On Monday, the agency mentioned that 10,142 federal workers have examined optimistic for COVID-19. 9,571 of these workers have since recovered.
TSA mentioned there are presently 571 workers with lively COVID-19 infections.
The company additionally mentioned 26 employees have died after contracting the virus.
In response to the info, most workers who examined optimistic for COVID labored at airport safety checkpoints.
The information confirmed that 260 TSA workers at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Worldwide Airport contracted COVID-19, 173 at Boston Logan, 303 at Dallas/Ft. Price, and 335 at Newark Liberty Worldwide.
In response to CNN, of 65% of employees who responded to an agency-wide vaccination standing survey, 72% mentioned they’re absolutely vaccinated.