Pennsylvania (WPVI) – The Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention data shows Pennsylvania has seen the most COVID-19 cases among meat-processing workers.
Pennsylvania Has Most COVID-19 Cases Among Meat Processing Workers
At least 858 workers from 22 meat processing plants in Pennsylvania contracted COVID-19. That number is the highest among 19 states that reported to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
According to the data released last week, the state has seen at least 858 cases from 22 meet-processing plants. That figure is the highest among 19 states reported to the CDC and includes Enock Benjamin, a former worker at the JBS Souderton plant whose family filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the company after his death.
Delaware ranked seventh with 336 cases from six poultry processing plants.
Visit https://6abc.com/pennsylvania-covid-19-coronavirus-in-meat-processing/6161399/ to view an interactive chart.