Coronavirus: Department heads told public servants 'should' work from home

Adrian Rollins
By Adrian Rollins
Updated March 29 2020 - 7:44pm, first published 7:00am
Australian Public Service Commissioner Peter Woolcott. Picture: Sitthixay Ditthavong

Department secretaries have been told they should organise for staff to work from home "as soon as practicable" amid concerns that thousands of public servants were being unnecessarily exposed to risk of catching the COVID-19 by being required to attend their office.

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Adrian Rollins

Adrian Rollins

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Adrian Rollins is a public service reporter for the Canberra Times

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