Amazon currently allows office workers to come to work, and the company said it invested significant resources in changing the structure of its office space to allow for physical distancing. It also deep-cleans its offices, facilitates temperature checks and provides face masks and hand sanitizer for employees.
Amazon continues to “to prioritize the health of our employees and follow local government guidance,” the spokesperson said.
Amazon warehouses have become crucial hubs for household supplies during the pandemic. Despite numerous confirmed cases at warehouses across the country and the world, the e-commerce company has downplayed the significance of releasing site or aggregate data, making it difficult to get a clear picture of overall infections at its sites.
— Sara Ashley O’Brien contributed to this report