Who should be vaccinated? All of whose work is associated with a high risk of infectious diseases. It is primarily the workers who help patients with infectious diseases, the staff of the various laboratories, the nurses that interact with bodily fluids and blood person. Also vaccination should those whose work involves animal care, and so on. “Liability may be imposed only in the case of the execution of these professional responsibilities without the necessary vaccinations,” – said in Rospotrebnadzor.

Earlier it was reported that the draft of the new Code about administrative offences (KoAP of the Russian Federation) have made provision which establishes for citizens at risk of a fine from 5 to 7 thousand rubles for a waiver of statutory medical examinations and vaccinations.

According to Deputy Minister of justice Dennis Novak, who leads the Agency “Interfax”, the sanctions will not affect the majority of citizens who, for one reason or another are not vaccinated according to national vaccination schedule.