Amazon tells employees in New york city and New Jersey to work from home as coronavirus spreads – CNBC

9March 2020

Nikol Szymul personnels a reception desk at Amazon workplaces discretely tucked into a building called Fiona in downtown Seattle, Washington on Might 11, 2017.

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Amazon is asking workers at its New York and New Jersey offices to work from house if they can till the end of the month.

The business notified workers of the modification on Monday. The Amazon-owned audiobook company, Audible, is headquartered in Newark, New Jersey. Amazon also utilizes thousands of people in New York City, including employees at Amazon Web Providers and members of sales and marketing teams, among other units.

Last week, Amazon informed workers at its workplaces in the San Francisco Bay Area and the Seattle area to work from home if they can until completion of the month. The statement came after a staff member in one of its Seattle offices checked favorable for COVID-19.

An Amazon representative told CNBC in statement: “We continue to work closely with public and private medical specialists to ensure we are taking the best preventative measures as the circumstance continues to develop. This consists of recommending that workers who are able to work from house in Seattle/Bellevue, the Bay Area, New York, New Jersey and the Lombardy region/Asti province of Italy do so through the end of March.”

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