Did you work at a supermarket during COVID-19? UOW wants to pick your brains

Kate McIlwain
By Kate McIlwain
June 23 2022 - 6:00am
Did you work at a supermarket during COVID-19? Researcher wants to pick your brains

While many people were able to work at home and take health precautions to avoid catching COVID-19 over the past two years, a University of Wollongong researcher says supermarket workers were among those faced with "an impossible choice".


Kate McIlwain

Kate McIlwain


For the past 11 years, I've helped the Illawarra Mercury set the news agenda across the region. In that time I've covered breaking news, education, politics, urban affairs, council, environment, data journalism and development news. More recently, I became the paper's health reporter - covering the stories of Illawarra workers and residents two years into a global pandemic and at a time where our health systems are stretched to the limit.

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