COVID-19 and effectiveness of WH&S in Indonesia’s key industries

20 Nov 2020

Indonesian workerAlthough many people are currently working from home during COVID-19 provisional lockdown measures, there are many Indonesian workers in crucial industries required to attend physical workplaces. Under the Government’s ‘New Normal’ policy, more workers will transition back to the workplace.

As large-scale social restrictions begin to ease, how successful have these guidelines been in managing the virus transmission within workplaces, and in turn protecting community health and wellbeing?

The Australia-Indonesia Centre (AIC), with UQ's Associate Professor Margaret Cook and Dr Kelly Johnstone, has launched a Rapid Research project to understand the effectiveness of workplace health and safety guidelines.

Read the full story from the Partnership for Australia-Indonesia Research