Workers

Telecommuting Shields Workers From COVID: CDC

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Nov. 5, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Working from home during the pandemic significantly reduces your risk of catching COVID-19, U.S. health officials say. The option to work remotely, however, appears to be available mostly…

Construction Workers at High Risk for COVID

By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter MONDAY, Nov. 2, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Construction workers have a higher risk of being hospitalized with COVID-19 than other workers, a new study finds. Using data collected between March and August on hospitalizations in Austin,…

Grocery Workers at Risk for COVID Without Symptoms

By Cara Murez HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Oct. 30, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Grocery workers are likely at greater risk of infection with the new coronavirus, a new study shows. Not only that, but because a…