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If the pandemic has taught us anything, is that there is no bottom to the depth of stupidity.
I still remember being told in March 2020 not to wear a mask at my hotel job because I might scare customers.
They’re doubling down on this?!?
He’s still not allowed to work if he refuses to wear an inferior mask, provided by the post, while inside. That’s fucking stupid. Hopefully the bad press will get them to change their mind.
> In an email to CTV News, a spokesperson for Canada Post said the company follows recommendations from the Public Health Agency of Canada, noting the agency supports people wearing non-medical masks that have at least two layers of woven fabric with a third middle layer of filter fabric or a disposable mask.
> “The company fully supports these guidelines and therefore requires all employees to wear a Canada Post-supplied face covering, which is either a reusable cloth face covering or a disposable medical mask,” the spokesperson said.
> They added if an employee doesn’t have a mask that Canada Post provides, there are additional masks on hand and if the employee still doesn’t wear the company provided mask they are told to leave.
> Gallagher has been told he can wear his mask outside of the Canada Post facility but he must wear the supplied mask in the facility.
He should apply for a medical exemption allowing him to wear the more effective n95 mask on the basis that he has an immunocompromised wife, as reported in the article
My job only wants us to wear the paper masks they provide but it’s because they don’t want idiots showing up wearing a “protest” mask (like mesh or one of those with a mouth cut-out, etc) or a mask that has an inappropriate logo or saying. And left to their own devices I know some people would.