COVID-19 Italy Mandatory Vaccine Passport for All Private Sector Workers: Staff


On Thursday, the Italian government vaccinated all private and public sector employees under the world’s strictest COVID-19 regulations, with evidence of vaccination, negative tests, or recovery from recent infections. Officials said they had approved the requirement to show.

The rule, which goes into effect on October 15, imposes penalties on unpaid workers who interrupt their work.But the mission stipulates that they cannot finish their work, Regulations Of the major.

The Council of Ministers of the State resolved during a Thursday night meeting to approve the rules, said Health Minister Roberto Speranza after the government approved the mission. report Irgazzettino.

“We will also further promote a network of active pharmacies that can manage swabs.” [and] “Rapid antigen testing in Japan,” he added, adding that government legislation is likely to increase the vaccination rate in Italy.

Individuals who commute to work and are unable to present the so-called “green pass”, a type of vaccine passport, are fined 600 to 1,500 euros ($ 705 to 1,175) according to regulations.

It also stipulates that private employees who do not have a Green Pass will not receive salaries from October 15, when the rules come into force.

Some European Union countries have ordered healthcare workers to be vaccinated, but no country requires all employees to have a vaccination passport, and Italy is the first to vaccinate on the continent. In other countries like France, vaccination passports are required to enter restaurants, gyms, certain trips and other places.

The end of last week, Protest erupted of Italy and above Green pass rules, including reports of demonstrations in 120 cities.

Italy ordered health care workers to be vaccinated or suspended in March. As of today, 728 doctors have been suspended, the Federation of Physicians said Thursday. It was not immediately clear how many nurses and caregivers refused to obey.

Similar measures came into effect on Wednesday in France. Health Minister Olivier VĂ©ran said Thursday that about 3,000 health workers had been suspended.

Meanwhile, President Joe Biden announced last week that he would impose penalties on private sector employees and businesses and force workers to undergo weekly COVID-19 testing or vaccination. The announcement drew serious criticism from the Republican governor and attorney general who threatened to file a proceeding against the administration.

Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich became the first state official to sue the Biden administration earlier this week, illegal immigrants don’t have to, but U.S. citizens are obliged to get vaccines and the government says Claimed to be in violation.

Reuters contributed to this report.

Jack phillips

Jack phillips

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Jack Phillips is a New York-based reporter for The Epoch Times.