I have tested covid 19 Positive after I ...

Asked by felicity on 05-07-2021 17:55:13
Question posted in the General Law category relating to Gauteng

I have tested covid 19 Positive after I have attended a coarse training organised by the company I am working for. the organiser of the training had tested positive few days before the training I am not sure if she had completed her 10 days before she was back at work becouse from what I've had after the President had put the country under lockdown level 4 the training had already been organised and they did not cancell it becouse of some financial issues around it if they cancell. 

1. I was never told that the person I am sharing the office with had been isolation for few days

2. president had closed all gatherings but they proceeded with it.

3. me and my 4 year old got sick as a result of me being positive

4. I want to know if I have a case against the campany or sue them for anything as they have put my life and of my family  in danger

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