Updated Tripartite Advisory on COVID-19 Vaccination at Workplace

28 Oct 2021 LegisWatch

On 23 October 2021, the Ministry of Manpower (“MOM”) announced that from 1 January 2022, employers must ensure that unvaccinated employees do not return to the work place unless they have a negative Pre-Event Testing result. On the same day, the Tripartite partners also issued an updated advisory on COVID-19 vaccination at the workplace to provide guidance to employers in response to MOM’s new guidelines (“Updated Advisory”).

This update sets out a summary of the Updated Advisory. The full terms of the Updated Advisory can be found here.

If you would like information and/or assistance on the above or any other area of law, you may wish to contact the Partner at WongPartnership whom you normally deal with or any of the following Partners:

Jenny TSIN
Joint Head – Employment
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Vivien YUI
Joint Head – Employment
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HO Wei Jie
Partner – Commercial & Corporate Disputes
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