Close contact critical workers allowed to leave isolation as meat fridges start to sit empty in Tasmanian stores

By Isabel Bird
Updated January 18 2022 - 9:03am, first published 8:27am
Empty: Photos in a Tasmanian supermarket show close-to-empty meat fridges.

A "surprisingly" low number of close contact exemptions are being requested by Tasmanian businesses under the modified isolation rules for critical workers that were introduced to prevent loss of workforce.