CHICAGO (CBS) — Normally, we do not participate in satellite media tours, when a company provides a spokesperson for TV stations across the country to interview.
Amazon offered us a chance to learn about what it is doing to keep workers safe in the wake of employee deaths and concerns here and across the world. We were interested, but only if we could ask whatever we wanted.
Amazon agreed, and CBS 2’s Lauren Victory asked the tough questions.
Victory: “My first question is how many positive cases have you had at Amazon?”
Rena Lunak: “Like most global companies, we’ve had employees affected by this.”
Lunak is Amazon’s chosen spokeswoman. She talked to us from insider one of the online retailer’s facilities – clearly prepared to field our COVID-19 questions, but not fully answering them.
Lunak “We alert employees every time there is a confirmed case.”
Victory:“Are you able to say if it’s in the …