… The cases follow coronavirus outbreaks at meat plants not only in France but also in Germany, Spain, Australia, the United States and Brazil -- where people tend to work in close proximity… 

 

 

More than 100 Covid-19 infections detected at slaughterhouse in western France

 

AFP

via The Local - 21 May 2020

 

More than 100 people have tested positive for the novel coronavirus at a slaughterhouse in western France, the regional health authorities said Wednesday.

 

The cases follow coronavirus outbreaks at meat plants not only in France but also in Germany, Spain, Australia, the United States and Brazil -- where people tend to work in close proximity.

 

A total of 109 personnel have tested positive for COVID-19, the disease caused by the virus, at a slaughterhouse in Cotes d'Armor following a second wave of testing, the ARS regional health authority said in a statement.

 

Some 818 people have been tested at the plant, it added.

 

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