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Car Caravan for Workers' Rights: Lack of PPE & Sick Leave at McDonald's Great Mall
Date Tuesday February 16
Time 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Event Type Protest
Organizer/AuthorThe Fight for $15
Emailkaela.sh [at] thefightfor15.org
Location Details
We'll be meeting at 11am to prep and decorate cars at Kohl's parking lot, 1150 Great Mall Dr, Milpitas, CA 95035 (kitty corner to the Century Movie Theater).

Car caravan action against McDonald's at the Great Mall begins at noon/12 PM
Car Caravan Protest at McDonald's Great Mall Milpitas for Lack of PPE & Sick Leave for Workers During the Pandemic!

Groups: The Fight for $15 & CA Poor People's Campaign

Date: Tuesday 2/16, 11:30 AM - 1 PM PT

Location: McDonald's - 1249 Great Mall Drive, Milpitas, 95035
(Decorate cars 11:30 AM - noon, Action starts at noon)

Two worker leaders are going on strike because management at McDonald's at the Great Mall Milpitas is not providing PPE or paid sick leave. There have already been 3-4 positive cases of COVID at this McDonald's. One of the work leaders and her husband both tested positive for COVID.

This protest is part of a nationwide Fast food workers strike for $15 an hour, COVID-safe workplaces, and respect on the job. #FightFor15 workers have been fighting too long
for higher wages.

If you have questions or want more info, you can contact Kaela
at kaela.sh [at] thefightfor15.org.

MASKS AND SOCIAL DISTANCING REQUIRED!

Twitter post here: https://twitter.com/fightfor15/status/1360229591197966339

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SAFETY DURING COVID-19

Masks & Social Distancing is Required at All Times

If you have the following symptoms, please DO NOT participate in person. Even if you test negative for COVID-19 but have these symptoms, please refrain from in-person actions:
--Fever
--Shortness of breath
--Cough
--Headache
--Loss of smell or taste

CDC: Older adults and people who have severe underlying medical conditions like heart or lung disease or diabetes seem to be at higher risk for developing serious complications from COVID-19 illness.

CDC COVID-19 link: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html
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