According to The Day, an Australian paper from Melbourne:
"The Federal Government's plan to immunise the population against swine flu is in chaos because doctors' insurers may not cover them to administer the jab, saying inadequate testing and the possibility of spreading other infections mean there is too high a risk that patients will sue them later."
"Despite weeks of crisis talks, the Government has refused to underwrite doctors' liability for the vaccinations, and medical groups say the program - due to start as early as mid-September - cannot proceed unless doctors are insured."
Read entire article here.
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If I remember correctly, the U.S. recently passed a law to hold harmless pharmaceutical companies, distributors, doctors and even police involved in forced vaccinations. I would add a link, but was unable to locate this info. If someone else has read it and is able to locate it, please send it in to me.