Justin Smith's Recent Activity

  1. Justin Smith replied to the thread New government approach : (only the) vulnerable to isolate.

    Some people are, but on the basis of very broadbrush and probably inaccurate information. Let's remind ourselves what we were all told...

    Aug 3, 2020 at 10:50 AM
  2. Justin Smith replied to the thread New government approach : (only the) vulnerable to isolate.

    As far as I know there is no where to go and get a reasonably accurate estimate of ones vulnerability to Covid. My own estimate of my...

    Aug 3, 2020 at 10:48 AM
  3. Justin Smith replied to the thread New government approach : (only the) vulnerable to isolate.

    I don't think "over 50" should ever have been mentioned, the far more important point is an individual risk assessment. Everyone's...

    Aug 3, 2020 at 8:49 AM
  4. Justin Smith replied to the thread New government approach : (only the) vulnerable to isolate.

    I certainly don't think it should be compulsory to self isolate. Wherever did I give that impression ? Basically the government should...

    Aug 3, 2020 at 8:43 AM
  5. Justin Smith posted a new thread.

    New government approach : (only the) vulnerable to isolate

    Ahh, finally, just announced as a serious possibility by The Sunday Times. The government may be moving, at last, in the right...

    Forum: COVID-19 Forum

    Aug 2, 2020 at 10:04 AM
  6. Justin Smith replied to the thread Time to redirect the furlough payments to keep (only) vulnerable employees off work ?.

    I think they should get more than just universal credit, but they should certainly get that without any questions other than proof they...

    Jul 31, 2020 at 2:47 PM
  7. Justin Smith replied to the thread Time to redirect the furlough payments to keep (only) vulnerable employees off work ?.

    Well yes, that's what I thought I was suggesting ?

    Jul 31, 2020 at 2:26 PM
  8. Justin Smith replied to the thread Was Sweden may have been right after all ?.

    I've been 100% consistent right from the start on this, and nothing has happened to make me change my mind, in fact if anything I'm more...

    Jul 31, 2020 at 1:54 PM
  9. Justin Smith replied to the thread Was Sweden may have been right after all ?.

    I'd like to know how much research is being put into that question though. Surely they must have some idea ? Checking up on those...

    Jul 31, 2020 at 1:31 PM
  10. Justin Smith replied to the thread Was Sweden may have been right after all ?.

    If a vaccine or effective drug treatment is found soon then New Zealand will have made the right choices and probably got off with this...

    Jul 31, 2020 at 1:08 PM
  11. Justin Smith replied to the thread Was Sweden may have been right after all ?.

    If the figures are wrong I suggest you go on Wikipedia and alter them, If you're right the editors will leave your edits on. But the...

    Jul 31, 2020 at 1:00 PM
  12. Justin Smith replied to the thread Time to redirect the furlough payments to keep (only) vulnerable employees off work ?.

    I'd have thought, in this case, that was obvious. Why should an employer be having to decide whether his employees are sufficiently...

    Jul 31, 2020 at 12:41 PM
  13. Justin Smith replied to the thread Time to redirect the furlough payments to keep (only) vulnerable employees off work ?.

    It should not be for the employers to make the decisions about this, much less pay for it. It puts employers in a very difficult...

    Jul 31, 2020 at 9:39 AM
  14. Justin Smith replied to the thread Time to redirect the furlough payments to keep (only) vulnerable employees off work ?.

    I think my business is being directly negative affected in a big way by this furlough scheme..... My biggest supplier is having huge...

    Jul 29, 2020 at 11:49 AM