17 Aug 2020

Ports scramble to get thousands of workers Covid-19 tested

From Checkpoint, 5:31 pm on 17 August 2020

The midnight deadline to have all those thousands of ports staff tested has been abandoned as health authorities struggle to get through everyone.

Around 12,000 people are expected to be screened at Auckland and Tauranga ports.

Our video journalist Simon Rogers and reporter Nita Blake-Persen filed this report.