Businesses' mixed views on mandates, new traffic light system

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Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Fri, 3 Dec 2021, 9:46AM
(Photo / Hayden Woodward)
(Photo / Hayden Woodward)

Businesses' mixed views on mandates, new traffic light system

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Fri, 3 Dec 2021, 9:46AM

The new traffic light system puts more responsibilities on businesses to enforce vaccine mandates and rules around proof of vaccine passes. 

Employsure Employment Relations Specialist Maddie McKenzie told Kate Hawkesby the feedback is mixed.  

"Employers are concerned they're losing some of their best employees because of the vaccine mandates."

She said, even where vaccine mandates stand for certain industries, employers must still follow a fair and reasonable consultation process for those not wanting to get vaccinated.

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