Original article by Ewin Hannan, Stephen Lunn
The Australian – Page: 5 : 7-May-20
The federal government has advised that its CovidSafe app has now been downloaded 5.1 million times. Meanwhile, the rights of employees with regard to the app is under scrutiny. Stephen Cartwright, the CEO of the NSW Business Chamber, says employers should have a legal right to require staff to download the app as a condition of returning to work when lockdown restrictions are eased. ACTU secretary Sally McManus contends that employers should not have the power to force workers to download the app.
NSW BUSINESS CHAMBER LIMITED, ACTU