Thousands of workers nationwide lost their jobs when they refused to get a COVID vaccine shot. The group includes sanitation workers, teachers, coaches, pilots healthcare workers, and others. Both public and private sector workers were subject to NYC mandates. As rules change and are in flux, the battle for reinstatement rages on in the courts.
Read the full story by Andrea Hsu for NPR, published December 27, 20 22, here: https://www.npr.org/2022/12/27/1144323505/vaccine-mandates-lifted-sanitation-new-york-city-workers