COVID-19 is still a very real hazard for IBEW 15 members while the risk of infection is worsening. Since the beginning of the pandemic until January 25th, 644 Exelon Nuclear employees in the state of Illinois have contracted COVID-19. At ComEd there have been 639 cases and 94 cases at BSC. Remember to take the necessary precautions now more than ever as the recent spike in cases has affected many of our sisters and brothers.
As of January 25th, the Illinois Department of Public Health reported that COVID19 has caused over 18,800 deaths in the state and the Centers for Disease Control recorded more than 419,800 deaths across the United States.