Election Workers take safety precautions amid election season

EUREKA, Calif. (KIEM)- With election day less than one month away, election workers are taking the necessary steps to make your visit to the polls is a safe one.

The Secretary of State has mandated safety procedures for workers to follow in the middle of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Personal protective equipment will be provided such as hand sanitizer and facial coverings, and workers will be asked to social distance during the general election. 

Gloves will also be mandatory for safety and cleanup purposes.