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LaGuardia airline cleaners on strike over Ebola risks

They say there's inadequate protection for those cleaning vomit and bathrooms

Published Fri, Oct 10, 2014 · 09:50 PM

New York

ABOUT 200 airline cabin cleaners walked off the job at New York's LaGuardia Airport on Thursday to protest what they say is insufficient protection from exposure to Ebola for workers whose jobs include cleaning up vomit and bathrooms.

Picket lines were set up overnight by non-unionised Air Serv cleaners outside Terminal D at LaGuardia for a one-day strike prompted by fears about the deadly virus, forcing airline crews to cle…

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