Offaly's Tom Parlon, says all the right steps are being taken in the response.
A building site in Dublin has been shut down after a worker tested positive for Covid-19.
The Elliot Group development on George's Street in the south-inner city is the third site to be closed this week.
The group says the area will undergo electro-static decontamination tomorrow morning.
Director-General of the Construction Industry Federation, Coolderry's Tom Parlon, says all the right steps are being taken in the response: