(CBS Detroit) — Kroger is ending some benefits for unvaccinated workers.
Starting Jan. 1, 2022, those employees will not receive two weeks of paid emergency leave if they become infected with COVID-19.READ MORE: Michigan Matters: Theaters & Politics
The company did not say what percentage of its more than 450,000 employees are unvaccinated.READ MORE: CDC: New Listeria Outbreak Tied To 23 Illnesses, 1 Death
Kroger will also charge some unvaccinated staff a monthly $50 surcharge fee to remain enrolled in its healthcare plan.MORE NEWS: Troubling Arsenic Levels Found At Some Detroit Demolition Sites
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