Bloomberg Law
July 30, 2021, 11:33 PM

Walmart, Disney Get Tough on Unvaccinated Staff Amid Delta Surge

Matthew Boyle
Matthew Boyle
Bloomberg News

America’s corporate giants began ratcheting up the pressure on unvaccinated employees, aiming to turn the tide against a resurgent virus that threatens the economic recovery.

Walmart Inc., the largest private employer in the U.S., is requiring headquarters and regional staff to be vaccinated by Oct. 4, instituting a policy that may set a standard for corporate America as the highly contagious delta variant continues to spread. Walt Disney Co. issued a similar mandate of its own.

“The pandemic is not over, and the delta variant has led to an increase in infection rates across much of the U.S.,” Walmart ...

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