For Gig Workers and Hourly Earners Coronavirus Is a Test (Aired: March 11, 2020)

The spread of Covid-19 in the Bay Area has caused businesses to ramp up their plans to protect employees and customers. Conferences have been cancelled; staff is being encouraged to work from home at companies like Facebook and Google.

Reporter Pamela Lorence went to Silicon Valley to find out how hourly and subcontracted workers factor into these plans.

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