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Washington State Issues Emergency Rule to Protect Farm Workers from COVID-19. But Worker Advocate Fear It Won't Save Many Lives

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2020

After Washington state was sued by labor unions in 2020 for not adequately protecting essential workers, this article describes an emergency rule it ordered. It requires employers to increase sanitation and provide farmworkers cloth masks to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

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