Fox Ratchets Up COVID-19 Workplace Safety And Gets White House Thumbs-Up

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Fox News certainly doesn’t promote what its company deals with in the office.

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Fox has told its employees that it will implement it daily COVID-19 Tests for some who have not been vaccinated have earned praise from the White House on Tuesday.

In a memorandum circulated after the President Joe Biden Announced stricter safety mandates for businesses, Fox Corp.’s human resources chief Kevin Lord said he was “delighted” to report a vaccination rate of over 90% for the company to oversee vaccine-bashing. It happens Fox News.

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“Soon we will introduce another important health and safety measure to access our facilities – daily COVID testing for the small group of employees who have not been vaccinated or who have not provided their vaccination status,” Lord said. In the letter it is written, Shared by CNN’s Oliver Darcy. “We appreciate your continued cooperation as we work together in the best interest of our shared welfare.”

The company’s stance for its employees contrasts wildly with the condemnation of its prime-time hosts on Fox News. Many have consistently sowed doubts about the vaccine and criticized the mask mandate. Tucker Carlson, perhaps the network’s most visible personality, even Support the use of fake vaccination cards To circumvent the rules. There has also been discontent from the right-wing channel over Biden’s new order that all employees in businesses with 100 or more workers be vaccinated or tested weekly.

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But it seems that Fox has gone one better than those mandated by the administration and 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.

“Today’s news from Fox News follows a trend we’re seeing nationwide: vaccination and testing requirements are in the works,” a White House spokesman said. Told CNN’s Darcy. “We are delighted that they have stepped up to protect their workforce and strengthen the economy, and we encourage them to tell their audience that these types of practices will protect their employees, their communities and the economy. “

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