Two West Orange Whole Foods Employees Test Positive For Coronavirus

West Orange Whole Foods remains open, but two employees who tested positive for the coronavirus are in quarantine, a company spokesperson says according to NJ.com.

“Out of an abundance of caution, the store performed an additional cleaning and disinfection, on top of our current enhanced sanitation measures,” the spokesperson said.

Five Whole Foods workers told CNBC they’re afraid to go to work under the current conditions; nationally, some Amazom/Whole Foods employees staged a sick out strike on Tuesday.

Should everyone — customers and employees — wear a mask at supermarkets? Dr. Anthony Fauci said Tuesday that the White House Coronavirus Task Force is seriously considering this recommendation, but with first priority given to health-care workers due to the shortage of masks.

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