13/03/18: Brazil BRF plant in food safety probe puts 1,000 workers on leave

Brazil’s largest chicken processor BRF SA is placing more than 1,000 workers on leave at its Mineiros plant, one of the units implicated in a food safety investigation, the company said on Monday.

BRF said the decision to put workers on leave was made last year, part of“layout changes” on the factory floor. The company […]