Coronavirus Testing Telecommuting Effectiveness
March 12, 2020
Nobody knows how deep the impact of the coronavirus will be, but one thing that it is destined to test is how effectively people will work from home.
Washington is at the point of the spear. Of the 22 U.S. deaths attributed to COVID-19, there are 19 in our state. To avoid further exposure, employers are encouraging telecommuting, canceling meetings, events and travel, and, taking extra caution to sanitize work locations.
Seattle-based Alaska Airlines is among the carriers taking additional measures to sanitize aircraft between flights. Still, the latest estimate is the airlines have lost $1...