Tánaiste Says A Culture Of Finger Pointing Is Seeping Into Irish Society

It comes after hundreds of cases have been associated with outbreaks in four meat processing plants.

The Tánaiste says a culture of finger pointing and blaming is seeping into Irish society when it comes to spreading Covid-19.

It comes after hundreds of cases have been associated with outbreaks in four meat processing plants in recent weeks resulting in a local lockdown in Offaly, Laois and Kildare.

SIPTU is due to meet representatives from Meat Industry Ireland this morning to discuss how the outbreaks can be dealt with.

Tanaiste Leo Varadkar says no one can be blamed for an outbreak unless there's evidence of negligence:

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