‘Spread out? Where?’ Smithfield says not all plant workers can be socially distanced

Smithfield Foods, the world’s biggest pork processor, said workers cannot be socially distant in all areas of its plants, in response to U.S. senators who pressed meatpackers on coronavirus outbreaks in slaughterhouses. Meatpackers are under mounting pressure to protect workers after more than 16,000 employees in 23 states were infected with COVID-19 and 86 workers […]

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EasyJet and British Airways plan to continue UK-Spain flights

EasyJet (EZJ.L) and British Airways (ICAG.L) told customers on Saturday they did not plan to cancel flights over the coming days, after Britain’s government advised against all non-essential travel to mainland Spain due to COVID-19. Earlier on Saturday TUI (TUIT.L) (TUIGn.DE), Europe’s largest tour operator, said it was cancelling all holiday departures scheduled for Sunday. […]

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