Tag: vaccine-mandates

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Fear of Food Shortages Grip Canada as Vaccine Mandates Deepen Crisis
Canadians are waking up to a deepening crisis as consumers across Canada report near empty shelves in grocery stores driven by extreme weather events, and a recently implemented vaccine mandate for cross border truckers. On...
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Supreme Court Blocks Biden’s COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate
In a major blow to President Biden’s national vaccine mandate, the Supreme Court on Thursday blocked his administration from enforcing its sweeping vaccine-or-test requirements for large private companies.The conservative majority court expressed significant skepticism about...
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COVID-19: United Airlines Hiring Potentially Unvaccinated Flight Attendants From UK After Mandate-Related Shortages
United Airlines has put around 2,000 of its employees on unpaid leave after they were granted medical and religious exemptions from the company’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate. This also includes 900 flight attendants. According to a...
Scott Davison, CEO of One America, told reporters his industry is seeing 40 percent more deaths in the 18-to-64 year old working class than before the pandemic.
40% More Working Age 18-64 Year-olds Are Dying Now Than Pre-COVID: Insurance Company CEO
The CEO of an Indiana-based insurance company told a news conference that the death rate among those aged 18 to 64 was suddenly 40 percent higher in Q3 and Q4 2021 than it had been...
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US Court Reinstates Biden’s Vaccine Mandate
In September, President Joe Biden issued an executive order mandating all businesses employing more than 100 or more people to have their workers vaccinated against COVID-19. Unvaccinated employees must submit negative COVID-19 test results on...
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Amtrak Suspends COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate for Employees Citing High Vaccination Rate
Passenger railroad company Amtrak has decided to suspend its COVID-19 vaccine mandate targeting its employees. The decision follows a recent warning issued by company president Stephen Gardner who said Amtrak’s services would be disrupted next...
A new study by researchers in Cleveland found natural immunity provides robust protection against the Delta variant of COVID.
New Study: Natural Immunity Provides Robust Protection Against Delta Variant
Previous SARS-CoV-2 infection is highly protective against reinfection with the COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019) Delta variant, according to a new study published on Dec. 3, 2021 in the Clinical Infectious Diseases journal by researchers at...
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Germany Plans to Introduce Mandatory Vaccinations as COVID-19 Infections Surge
Germany has seen a dramatic surge in the number of COVID-19 cases in the country. In the past two weeks, the number of new infections in the country has jumped by over 60 percent. On...
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COVID-19: Austria Announces Tougher COVID-Measures Targeting the Unvaccinated
The Austrian government is implementing stricter COVID-19 measures against the unvaccinated, working on the assumption that the pandemic is being worsened largely due to the presence of unvaccinated individuals. COVID-19 cases in Austria have ballooned...
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COVID-19: Austria To Impose Discriminatory Laws Against Unvaccinated Citizens
The Austrian government will bar citizens who have not received a COVID-19 vaccination from entering hotels, restaurants, hair salons, and attending public events with 25 or more people.  The new rules came into effect on...
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Appeal to Block City of Chicago Vaccine Mandate Granted by Courts
The Chicago Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) has achieved a partial victory with the approval of a temporary restraining order to block the city’s vaccine mandate for its employees. The FOP has been locked in...
Cargo transportation companies are worried that Biden's vaccine mandate will complicate the labor situation in the U.S.
Transportation Companies Warn Biden’s Vaccine Mandate Will Worsen Worker Shortage
In September, President Joe Biden ordered all private companies and federal contractors employing more than 100 workers to impose Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine mandates. The controversial order has been heavily opposed by several businesses...