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Months of remote work required by controversial plan

Workplace safety, Jurisdiction, Topic/practice, Issue/challenge/risk
The Victorian Government has been accused of disregarding practical safety advice for its "roadmap" out of COVID-19 restrictions. Under the plan, 100,000 workers could be permitted to return to worksites within three weeks, but many employees will still be required to work from home up to and during the "last step", tentatively scheduled to commence on 23 November.

Safety personnel told to seize work-redesign opportunity

Workplace safety, Jurisdiction, Legislation, regulation and caselaw, Topic/practice, Issue/challenge/risk, Journal articles - occupational medicine research, Research and reports
The COVID-19 pandemic and changes forced on employers have given safety professionals a unique opportunity to redesign work practices to eliminate sources of harm, Australian occupational health experts say. Meanwhile, Victoria has extended its state of disaster for COVID-19.



Remote work and hygiene measures still crucial for COVID

Workplace safety, Jurisdiction, Topic/practice, Issue/challenge/risk, Journal articles - occupational medicine research, Research and reports
Australian researchers have called for the long-term use of rigorous occupational hygiene measures and working-from-arrangements to reduce the risk of a resurgence of COVID-19, while paid pandemic leave schemes have been introduced in two more states, providing a financial incentive not to attend work while infectious.




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