In Occupational Health & Safety, author Devin Partida writes about “Ensuring Transportation Worker Safety During the 2020 Holiday Season“. The article states, “Shipping and retail fulfillment workers have it rough right now. With major supply issues, increasing demand, concerns about COVID-19 and various other factors, personal and mental health can fall by the wayside. There are also layoffs, economic shifts, climate issues and tumultuous politics. All these things can distract and bring down people’s spirits, ultimately resulting in a significant performance hit, especially in the transportation sector.” The article includes actions that employers and workers can take to ensure optimal safety.