Victorian Government Announcement in response to COVID transmissions in workplace

Posted: 30th Jul

The Victorian Government has announced a new employer requirement in response to the number of coronavirus transmissions occurring in workplaces.

"From 28 July 2020, employers are required to notify WorkSafe immediately if they become aware that a worker has received a confirmed coronavirus diagnosis. This also applies to people who are self-employed and also to contractors who may have attended the workplace during their infectious period. Rapid notification about positive cases in workplaces is critical."

Read More at WorkSafe