Italy to make COVID ‘Green Pass’ mandatory for workers -minister

Italy to make COVID 'Green Pass' mandatory for workers -minister

ROME, Sept 15 (Reuters) – Italy is set to make its COVID-19 “Green Pass” mandatory for all workersfrom next month, a minister said on Wednesday, becoming the first European country to do so as it tries to accelerate vaccinations and stamp out infections.The pass, a digital or paper certificate showing someone has received at least … Read more

Mandatory COVID-19 vaccination introduced for Queensland health workers

A masked nurse adjusts their blue plastic glove in an operation room.

Queensland Health Workers must get at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine by¬†September 30 and be fully inoculated by the end of October.Key points:Health Minister Yvette D’Ath announced the mandate this morningShe said measured would be taken to address unvaccinated health workersSome measures include re-deployment in different roles for those not wanting to get … Read more

NSW Supreme Court hears mandatory COVID-19 vaccine challenges

police checking a man's identity

More than 50,000 people have watched a Sydney court’s live stream of cases challenging the legality of mandated COVID vaccinations for NSW workers.¬†Key points:The NSW Supreme Court will hear four cases connected to the COVID-19 vaccine mandateOne case alleges Brad Hazzard breached the right to privacyMore than 50,000 people have viewed the court livestream on … Read more