An unknown number of Amazon workers in the company’s Staten Island, New York, distribution facility are planning to walk off the job Monday to protest what they call the company’s foot-dragging on protecting staffers from the novel coronavirus. A worker at the Staten Island warehouse tested positive for COVID-19, the illness caused by the virus, last week, but Amazon has not closed the facility, which employs several thousand people, according to several workers and labor activist groups.Amazon workers around the country have been agitating for weeks against what they say are insufficient protections against the coronavirus disease from the world’s largest e-commerce company. Workers in at least 11 Amazon locations nationwide have tested positive for COVID-19, according to media reports. The company’s Queens, New York, warehouse — with the first confirmed case of a worker testing positive — was closed for several hours overnight, which workers said was insufficient time to deep-clean. A Shakopee, Minnesota, facility was also closed and cleaned.  A facility in Shepherdsville, Kentucky, was initially closed for two days, but is now shuttered through April 1 after an order from Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear. Amazon has declined to say how many of its workers have tested positive for


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