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Amazon is slashing paid leave for all US employees who contract Covid-19 or are required to quarantine from 10 days to 40 hours, the latest major private employer self-quarantine by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. To deduct your paid leave after updating your recommendations for separation.

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All US workers who test positive for COVID-19 or were exposed to the coronavirus will be offered up to 40 hours About paid leave, Amazon told employees in a notice sent by the company Businesshala (The change was first reported by CNBC and wall Street Journal.,

magazine Reported Amazon is allowing US workers who contract COVID-19 to return to work after seven days of self-isolation.

amazon is second largest After Walmart, the private employer in the country, which this week also halved its paid leave for workers who contracted COVID-19 – their decision could be a bellwether for other large employers.

Last week, the CDC halved recommended isolation For those who test positive for Covid-19 and are asymptomatic for five days.

Amazon employees are not required to give a negative COVID-19 test result to return to work. magazine Reported — also recommended by the CDC does not give direct advice investigation of people after five days

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