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Vaccines alone will not prevent COVID-19 outbreaks among migrant workers – The example of meat processing plants

Fabreau, G. E., Holdbrook, L., Peters, C. E., Ronksley, P. E., Attaran, A., McBrien, K., Pottie, K.

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Systematic Review/Meta-Analysis

Organizational Change/ Development
Outreach/ Education/ Communications
Healthcare Access and Quality
Neighborhood and Built Environment
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Outside U.S.

Mitigation and Prevention

This article summarizes considerations for COVID-19 prevention among migrant workers in meat processing plants. They review evidence on vaccinations, air filtration, masking, and other approaches.

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Outcomes of Interest

Advancing Racial Equity, Reduction of Health Disparities

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Non U.S. Born Persons

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