Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Olymel, Alberta, offers vaccination bonus

Olymel is offering a $50 bonus to employees at its plant at Red Deer, Alta., to get Moderna vaccinations against COVID-19.

They get $25 for the first shot and another $25 for the second.

.About 500 Olymel workers have already signed up to receive their first dose and the company expects more of the 1,800 employees to participate with the introduction of the bonus offer.

About 500 Olymel  workers have been infected by the virus since November and four have died. The plant at Red Deer was temporarily closed in February.