Home Business Business owners say mask guidelines creating tension between customers and employees |...

Business owners say mask guidelines creating tension between customers and employees | Local News

2

EUGENE, OR (KPTV) – Businesses across Oregon are now tasked with either enforcing mask requirements or checking vaccination records. Some business owners say they don’t feel safe during what can be tense or even violent encounters with customers.

FOX 12 spoke with a woman who owns a liquor store in Eugene and another in Lebanon and she says ever since the CDC and Governor Kate Brown announced conflicting guidelines, her employees are constantly harassed and even threatened.

Toni Bolander says one employee was punched in the face after asking someone to put a mask on. Bolander says another employee had a gun pulled on them for a similar situation. She says during the middle of the pandemic a lot of the hostility and anger surrounding mask wearing died down, but it’s all picked up again in recent weeks following the…

Click here for full article…www.kptv.com