he working class will be most vulnerable to the corona virus. ' Virtually nothing has been done to ensure safe workplaces. What happens when the coronavirus infects a worker at a major Amazon fulfillment center or an auto plant? There currently exist no protections for workers against the spread of the disease.
Only 30 percent of lower-wage workers have any access to paid sick leave, meaning that they are forced to choose between working while they are sick or not having enough income to pay for food, housing and other necessities. Moreover, as the coronavirus spreads, more businesses will close their doors, leaving workers without income and further restricting their access to health care.'