E- commerce gaint Amazon which employees more than 1.3 million people has reported that nearly 19000 employees have tested positive. Though the number is lower when compared with the number of people employed with Amazon it is still significant.
To counter this Amazon has increased testing 50000 in a day across it’s 650 sites. Though Amazon has said that it is doing everything that it can to safeguard employees the safety measures and lack of info regarding affected individuals has been severely criticized. But one good thing is that employees affected with Covid are getting extra time off with full pay.