SEATTLE – Amazon, the transport and expertise firm primarily based in Seattle, says it is able to help in President Joe Biden’s effort to vaccinate 100 million Individuals in his first 100 days in workplace.
Dave Clark, the corporate’s senior vp of worldwide operations and customer support, wrote a letter to Biden the place he congratulated him on his inauguration and provided the corporate’s help.
“Congratulations to you and Vice President Harris on your inauguration,” Clark wrote in a letter to the Biden-Harris administration. “As you start your work main the county out of the COVID-19 disaster, Amazon stands prepared to help you in reaching your purpose of vaccinating 100 million Individuals within the first 100 days of your administration.”
Based on Clark, the corporate and its 800,000 workers stand able to assist in the mass vaccination effort. He requested that the Amazon important employees be vaccinated on the “earliest appropriate time.”
“The important workers working at Amazon achievement facilities, AWS knowledge facilities and Complete Meals Market shops throughout the nation who can’t make money working from home ought to obtain the COVID-19 vaccine on the earliest acceptable time,” Clark wrote. “We will assist in that effort.”
Clark stated the corporate already has an settlement with a licensed third-party vaccine well being care supplier to manage doses after they grow to be out there.
“Additionally, we are prepared to leverage our operations, information technology and communications capabilities and expertise to assist your administration’s vaccination efforts,” Clark wrote. “Our scale permits us to make a significant impression instantly within the battle towards COVID-19, and we stand prepared to help you on this effort.”
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