U.S. editorial excerpts

Selected editorial excerpts from the U.S. press:OSHA FAILS WORKERS AS VIRUS SPREADS(The New York Times, New York)Just $15,615. That’s how much a $52 billion meatpacking company was fined by the federal government for unsafe conditions that led to the deaths of eight workers.Even as the dangers and virulence of the coronavirus have become more glaring, infecting 6.5 million Americans and killing nearly 200,000, the nation’s top worker protection arm has been asleep at the wheel. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has issued only guidelines, rather than establish enforceable rules…

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