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15 June 2020

USA: Investors call for increased protections for meat processing workers due to Covid-19; incl. company responses

The Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility has released a statement signed by 118 institutional investors with $2.3 trillion USD in combined assets highlighting risks to workers in the meat sector due to the COVID-19 pandemic and calling for...

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9 June 2020

KnowTheChain: Ranking companies' efforts to address forced labour in their supply chains

KnowTheChain is a resource for businesses and investors who need to understand and address forced labor risks within their supply chains....

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Company response
9 June 2020

Response from Tyson

Author: Tyson

We have continued to make significant progress in ensuring the health and safety of our team members, including through expanded testing and onsite health resources and education at plants... [W]e have begun disclosing verified results from facility...

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8 May 2020

USA: Tyson increasing benefits for frontline workers after 8 die & 1,180 infected

Author: Juliana Kaplan, Business Insider (USA)

Tyson is doubling bonuses and increasing health benefits for frontline workers. At least 8 have died of coronavirus and over 1,180 have been infected., 29 April 2020...

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30 April 2020

USA: Tyson Foods warns of supply chains “breaking” amid COVID-19 outbreak, impacting consumers, employees & farmers

Author: Kenya Evelyn, The Guardian

“Major US meat producer warns ‘food supply chain is breaking’”, 27 April 2020...

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30 April 2020

USA: Tyson warns of supply chains “breaking” amid COVID-19 outbreak, impacting consumers, employees & farmers

Author: Kenya Evelyn, The Guardian

“Major US meat producer warns ‘food supply chain is breaking’”, 27 April 2020...

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30 April 2020

USA: Workers allege Tyson, JBS & Smithfield failed to provide protective equipment in meat processing & packing plants amid COVID-19

Author: Taylor Telford & Kimberly Kindy, The Washington Post

“As they rushed to maintain U.S. meat supply, big processors saw plants become Covid-19 hot spots, worker illnesses”, 25 April 2020...

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24 April 2020

USA: COVID-19 exposes serious labour rights violations amongst immigrant agricultural workers

Author: Open Democracy

“COVID-19 sweeping through US immigrant farmworker and meatpacker ranks”, 23 de abril de 2020...

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14 April 2020

USA: Worker-based organisation calls on poultry producers to provide paid leave benefits & safe working conditions; incl. company responses

With almost 30,000 workers, poultry processing is the fifth largest employer in Arkansas and is responsible for more than 10% of US poultry meat. Venceremos, a worker-based organization in Arkansas whose mission is to ensure the human rights of poultry...

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Company response
10 April 2020

Response from Tyson

Author: Tyson

Our team is working hard to help feed the world during this global health pandemic. Below are some examples of ways Tyson Foods is responding to COVID-19: ...

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