You can see in the Video: Also the slaughterhouse in lower Saxony, of Corona-the outbreak affected.
After the outbreak of the Coronavirus-infections among employees of a slaughterhouse, the meat processor Tönnies in North Rhine-Westphalia, there is a further case. Now, an operation of the Wiesenhof brand known PHW-group is affected. The Test of 50 persons from the operation in Niedersachsen Wildeshausen, there have been at 23 a positive result, notified the district of Oldenburg on Tuesday. The company Geest country of Turkey specialties GPS, that leads to the slaughterhouse, announced that now all of the 1,100 employees at Covid-19 should be tested. The results should be available by Friday. GPS belongs to the majority of the PHW-group.The responsible district administrator announces that, together with the company, all measures are to be implemented in order to contain the Virus as possible and to find the causes for the infections. According to GPS data, the 23 affected employees live in private accommodation. All Concerned have a contract of work, it said. The entire meat industry is since a long time because of the working conditions in the criticism. The Federal government wants to ban contracts for work in meat factories. But the trade was in the duty, said Federal agriculture Minister Julia Klöckner: “And at the counter we have, differently than all the countries in Europe, we have the case of meat and sausage dumping prices, we have prices, which do not give the value that an animal has lived, slaughtered on. And these dumping prices, as it is only a few cents, the impact on employment relationships, on a wide variety of conditions in slaughterhouses, and the is passed, this pressure, in the direction of the animal owner.” The largest German Slaughterhouse Tönnies announced that contracts for work in all of the “core areas of the meat production” by the end of 2020, to abolish. The slaughter and Processing of meat should be 1. January 2021 with employees of their own company may be permissible.