Government urged to provide protection to frontline childcare workers

first_img Pinterest Google+ AudioHomepage BannerNews Harps come back to win in Waterford Twitter FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 WhatsApp By News Highland – May 9, 2020 A Donegal TD is urging the Government to provide protection to workers providing childcare to frontline healthcare staff during the Covid-19 pandemic.This comes as Allianz, an insurance provider in the childcare sector, has said this week it will not provide cover for Covid-19 related claims for workers who take part in the State-sponsored scheme to provide childcare for frontline healthcare workers.Speaking in the Dail, Donegal Deputy Pearse Doherty says its disappointing that the issue has not yet been resolved at this late stage:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/pearsesat10am.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Previous articleNo new confirmed cases of Covid-19 in DonegalNext articleIrish Rural Link welcome €40 million support package News Highland Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORcenter_img WhatsApp Government urged to provide protection to frontline childcare workers Pinterest Google+ Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction Twitter Facebook DL Debate – 24/05/21 Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24thlast_img read more