COVID-19 vaccines are still considered to be experimental and some recipients have experienced horrible side effects from taking it. This includes actor/lawyer/writer/comedian, Ben Stein. Some recipients have also died after taking it, leading many European countries to suspend certain versions.
So despite all the public service announcements and government pressure to take the shot, there are people who still don’t want it – even health care workers.
Kroger isn’t mandating COVID shots but is offering $100 to employees who take them. Some businesses are also offering other incentives to customers.