Posted November 03, 2018 08:23:17As a result of the government’s austerity measures, health and safety inspectors in Germany are being put under tighter scrutiny, a new report reveals.
Read moreThe new report by the health ministry found that at least two health departments in Germany had experienced an increase in staff turnover and that several departments were now dealing with issues with the public’s health.
The report comes after a similar investigation was launched last year into the administration of the country’s public health service.
The government says it is cutting costs and improving services and is taking steps to improve transparency.
However, critics say it is putting too much power in the hands of the ministry and has failed to deliver on the promises made to them.
Read about the investigation into the health service and the ministry in the news below.