Emily Crane

Vaccinated Nike employee fired for denying vax proof to third

A vaccinated Nike employee claims he was fired for refusing to upload proof of his vaccination status to a third-party verification service used by the sportswear giant, a report said. Dex Briggs, 53, was let go from his job as a marketing manager at Nike’s headquarters in Portland, Oregon, last month for not complying with […]Read More

Nearly 9M Americans called out sick from COVID in first

The number of Americans who called out sick from work because of COVID-19 spiked to nearly 9 million in the first two weeks of 2022, data shows. The staggering figure was a 65 percent increase from the 3 million who called out sick between Dec. 1 to Dec. 13, before the Omicron wave started to rage. The […]Read More