Covid-19: Yes, you can be fired for refusing the vaccine - labour experts unpack the facts

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Can you get fired for refusing the vaccine?
Can you get fired for refusing the vaccine?
Papi Morake

Employees who can't provide valid reasons for refusing to get vaccinated, can be fired if the employer cannot find them a position with less or no risk of Covid-19 infection.  

This was according to employment and labour law specialist Jessica Braum. Her comments follow a ruling by the Commission Conciliation Medication and Arbitration (CCMA) which found that a company acted fairly when it fired a woman for refusing to be vaccinated. 

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