Decrease in estimated Covid-19 deaths | The Royal Gazette:Bermuda News


The worst-case model for a year of Covid-19 was updated last night – with lower numbers of deaths than estimated at the start of the pandemic.Kim Wilson, the health minister, said the new model suggested, at worst, a possible 1,600 in hospital and 264 deaths during the course of a year.A best-case scenario projected 100 in hospital and 15 deaths.But Ms Wilson warned that models only produced estimates, not predictions, and were used for planning purposes. The island’s coronavirus dea
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Hayward gives reminder on repatriation | The Royal Gazette:Bermuda News

Bosses were reminded this morning that they are obliged to foot the bill for expatriate workers who have to return home.Jason Hayward, the labour minister, said the requirement was “enshrined in the Bermuda Immigration and Protection Act and the work permit policy”.A ministry spokesman said Mr Hayward appreciated the hardship […]