Walgreens giving employees protective masks

Coronavirus Watch

(WEHT)- Pharmacy chain Walgreens announced it will start providing protective masks for workers at their stores and distribution centers.

Walgreens also announced it will start screening employees for symptoms and installing plexiglass shields to separate cashiers and customers. Walgreens has also changed its store hours, which the company says will allow for deep cleanings.

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(This story was originally published on April 5, 2020)

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