Chick-Fil-A Leads Colorado in Fast Food COVID-19 Outbreaks
More than 20 Colorado Chick-Fil-A employees have tested positive for COVID-19, with another 19 considered probably as of Wednesday (July 22)
According to the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, there have been outbreaks of COVID-19 at 13 Colorado fast food restaurants. Some of the big names that have been battling the pandemic are McDonald's, Culver's, Arby's and Panda Express. However, none of them have had as much trouble as Chick-Fil-A.
Chick-Fil-A has had at least 28 employees come down with the illness with another 19 probable.
In a written statement to FOX 31 Denver:
Our highest priority is the health and well-being of our Team Members and Guests. If a Team Member is diagnosed with COVID-19, the restaurant initiates the response protocol and takes precautionary measures, including disinfecting and deep cleaning the restaurant. Safe service is our top priority and our restaurants continue to follow CDC and local health department guidelines.
All of these stores have had or are currently having outbreaks:
5600 S. Parker Rd., Aurora 80015
3605 S. College Ave., Fort Collins 80525
10280 Federal Blvd., Federal Heights 80260
2035 Prairie Center Pkwy., Brighton 80601
9976 W. Remington Pl., Littleton 80128
7809 Wadsworth Blvd., Arvada 80003
Source: Fox 31 Denver and C.D.P.H.E.