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How six hours could have prevented the tragedy of the Ruby Princess – ABC News

The Ruby Princess inquiry slammed NSW Health’s “do nothing” decision to allow passengers to disembark without waiting six hours for the results of coronavirus tests.

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The independent inquiry into the Ruby Princess slammed NSW Health’s “do nothing” decision to allow passengers to disembark without waiting six hours for the results of coronavirus tests.
Commissioner Bret Walker SC said waiting for COVID-19 test results was not “rocket science”, but simply an “obvious precaution”.
So what should have happened when the cruise liner docked at Sydney’s Overseas Passenger Terminal with 120 suspect cases of COVID-19 on board?
The inquiry set out in detail the step…

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