COVID-19 Public Health Response (Protection Framework) Order 2021

24 Business or service must have systems and processes to ensure workers wear face coverings or medical-grade face coverings

(1)

A business or service at which workers are required by an applicable COVID-19 provision to comply with the face covering rule or the medical-grade face covering rule must have systems and processes in place to—

(a)

ensure, as far as is reasonably practicable, that workers at the workplace comply with the face covering rule or the medical-grade face covering rule; and

(b)

mitigate, as far as is reasonably practicable, the risks of spreading COVID-19 that arise to the extent that workers are unable to wear a face covering or a medical-grade face covering in the circumstances described in clause 11(3)(a)(ii).

(2)

Subclause (1) does not apply to public transport operators.

Clause 24: replaced, at 11.59 pm on 4 April 2022, by clause 8 of the COVID-19 Public Health Response (Protection Framework and Vaccinations) Amendment Order 2022 (SL 2022/89).