Vancouver Mayor Kennedy Stewart says the city has a very high vaccination rate, making it one of the world's safest places during the pandemic. (Photo - Keneddy Stewart/Twitter)
Vancouver Mayor Kennedy Stewart says the city has a very high vaccination rate, making it one of the world's safest places during the pandemic.
His comments come as Vancouver joins other BC employers in imposing a mandatory vaccination policy for its workers.
Stewart says the mandate ensuring employees are fully vaccinated by December 6th puts the health of workers and the public first.
The city says employees who don't comply won't be permitted in the workplace.
The City of Vancouver has announced a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination for all its staff.
It says workers must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 6th or they will not be allowed into the workplace.
The only exceptions will be employees who require an exemption due to a medical or protected legal ground.
B.C. is reporting 405 new cases of COVID-19, including five new epi-linked cases, for a total of 219,584 cases in the pr...
Marie-Claude Bibeau, federal Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, and Lana Popham, British Columbia’s Minister of Agri...