Cork TD Says Sick Pay Provisions Are An Issue For Meat Factory Workers With Covid-19

TD Holly Cairns says workers with symptoms will not come forward if they're not covered

It comes after Meat Industry Ireland agreed new safety protocols with SIPTU yesterday.

The measures to prevent the spread of the virus include more serial testing, health screening and temperature testing. 

However, Cork South-West TD Holly Cairns says the agreement should have included sick pay provisions: 

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