CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago-based United Airlines is taking a hardline stance about vaccines.
Workers have a month to either get their COVID shots, or find a new job. The airline moved up its deadline for full vaccinations to September 27.READ MORE: Benet Academy Decides To Hire Amanda Kammes As Lacrosse Coach After Rescinding Job Offer Because She Is Married To A Woman
Anyone not vaccinated has less than two weeks to get their first shot, if they want to get the second dose in time.READ MORE: Boy, 15, Shot And Killed In West Chatham
United said any employee not vaccinated by the end of September will be fired.MORE NEWS: Fire Damages Bronzeville Home Where Bo Diddley Lived As A Youngster
The CEOs of American, Delta, and Southwest Airlines said they don’t plan to mandate vaccines since many of their workers have already been immunized.