Racial Disparity in Potential Occupational Exposure to COVID-19

ConclusionOccupation can be one of the risk factors for the current disproportionately high COVID-19 infection rates among Black and Hispanic workers. COVID-19-related prevention measures at high risk occupations, including providing adequate personal protective equipment, training, working space, and vaccinations, could help to reduce not only the spread of COVID-19 and infectious diseases but also their disproportionately high impact in certain minority racial and ethnic groups.
Source: Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: research