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in the debate about corona tests in companies has defended federal employment Minister Hubertus Heil (SPD) a mandatory regulation for employers. "That's effort, but it's not disproportionate," said the Minister in the Ard "Morgenmagazin" on Tuesday. The market "gives this, which one can also procure such tests". An appropriate regulation, which obliges employers to a test offer for presence workers, should be decided on Tuesday and come into force on Monday.
Around 60 percent of employees would already get a test offer. "That's really good that companies are engaged, but that's not enough," said salvation. Testans would have to be made "nationwide". The helps, "companies also keep open".
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A test about workers do not give it for safety reasons. "But I expect all responsibility now," said the minister. Also the choice of test form is not prescribed: "All antigen quick tests are included".
business associations had previously criticized the plans. "Once again, politics tries to descend their duty to employers, silent from costs," said the President of the Federal Association of Wholesale, Foreign Trade, Services (BGA), Anton Börner, the newspapers of the Funke Media Group (Tuesday issue). The craft also turned clearly against such a test obligation for companies. "We do not consider a statutory test obligation for our craft businesses neither necessary nor goal-bearing," said the President of the Central Association of German Crafts (ZDH), Hans Peter Wollseifer, the Düsseldorf "Rheinische Post" (Tuesday issue).
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Beyond a pathway to citizenship: True justice for immigrants will help everyone, and build a better country Jose Ortiz receives a one-shot dose of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine at a clinic geared toward agriculture workers organized by the immigrant advocacy group TODEC on April 5, 2021, in Riverside, California.