The covid-status certification scheme would use vaccination or testing data to confirm covid-risk in various workplace settings
The Law Society of England and Wales (Law Society) has called for “detailed guidance” from the government on its covid-status certification plans to avoid the scheme’s objectives being unfulfilled and/or the courts being placed under greater strain by people litigating to seek clarity.
Covid-status certification involves the use of vaccination or testing data ‘to confirm in different settings that individuals have a lower risk of getting sick with or transmitting covid-19 to others.’
The government is considering whether covid-status certification could play a role in reopening the economy, reducing restrictions on social contact, and improving safety. The certification would be available t...