By Tony Winterburn • 19 February 2021 • 20:26
Israel Proposes To Introduce 'No Jab No Job' Scheme. image: Pixabay
Israel Proposes To Introduce ‘No Jab No Job’ Scheme And Free Drinks For Vaxxers!
Israel’s health minister has confirmed the country proposes to stop unvaccinated people from working in certain jobs but failed to elaborate on what they might be, adding anyone found forging vaccine certificates will be jailed.
“There will soon be jobs where, in order to work, the workers will have to either be vaccinated or undergo a Covid-19 test every 48 hours,” Health Minister Yuli Edelstein said on Thursday.
Flanked by senior Ministry of Health officials, Edelstein did not elaborate on which jobs people would be excluded from, but he urged everyone to get vaccinated in order to help bring life back to “almost normal.”
“[The] vaccinated and those people who have had the virus will be able to go to gyms, concerts, hotels, synagogues from Sunday,” the minister stated, as he discussed the impact of Israel’s green pass’ system which comes into force on February 21.
The pass, which will be granted to those who have taken the jab and those who are recovering from Covid-19, will allow many Israelis to take advantage of a Covid-19 restrictions rollback which also takes effect on Sunday.
Edelstein said that authorities had already confiscated a number of fake vaccination documents and warned that anyone found forging vaccine certificates would face jail time.
Some bars have hinted that they may hand out free drinks to people who agree to be vaccinated- check back for an update on that story.
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