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Disney to lay off around 28,000 workers at its parks in California and Florida due to pandemic

28 days ago   |   By WBALTV

The affected workers range from salaried employees to nonunion hourly workers.
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Disney to lay off 28,000 employees at its parks in California, Florida

Disney to lay off 28,000 employees at its parks in California, Florida

28 days ago   |   By WGN TV

ORLANDO, Fla. - Squeezed by limits on attendance at its theme parks and other restrictions due to the pandemic, The Walt Disney Co. said Tuesday it will lay off 28,000 workers in its "Parks, Experiences and Products" division in California and Florida.
According to Disney, 67-percent of the planned layoffs involve part-time workers but they ranged from salaried employees to nonunion hourly workers.
"Over the past several months, we've been forced to make a number of necessary adjustments to our business, and as difficult as this decision is today, we believe that the steps we are taking...
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Disney to Lay Off 28,000 Employees at Its California and Florida Theme Parks Due to the Pandemic

Disney to Lay Off 28,000 Employees at Its California and Florida Theme Parks Due to the Pandemic

28 days ago   |   By Time

Squeezed by limits on attendance at its theme parks and other restrictions due to the pandemic, The Walt Disney Co. said Tuesday it planned to lay off 28,000 workers in its parks division in California and Florida.
Two-thirds of the planned layoffs involve part-time workers but they ranged from salaried employees to nonunion hourly workers, Disney officials said.
Disney's parks closed last spring as the pandemic started spreading in the U.S. The Florida parks reopened this summer, but the California parks have yet to reopen as the company awaits guidance from the state of California.
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