Truck drivers have been on the front line of defense in the COVID-19 crisis and now, according to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), they very well may be front of the line for the vaccine as well.
The CDC recently revamped their recommendations for exactly who would be eligible to receive the initial rounds of Coronavirus vaccinations when the time comes that a vaccine is approved. Since it is possible supplies will be short, essential workers will be top on the list to get them. Exactly what groups were deemed essential workers has been a matter of controversy.
While truck drivers may not be tending to the individual medical needs of Covid-19 ridden patients, they are the reason the medicine and other supplies are available. The CDC has made it known that those who keep society functioning [...]