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Restaurant owners frustrated over social distancing hypocrisy

National News // June 17, 2020

Restaurant owners are becoming increasingly frustrated about social distancing rules, which is cutting the capacity of their businesses, when thousands continue to demonstrate on the streets. 

Unsplash Restaurant owners frustrated over social distancing hypocrisy

The Vice-President of the umbrella organization, GastroLausanne, Antoine Piguet says the instructions are chaotic and it's threatening jobs. 

He says while the majority of owners are law-abiding, he would not be surprised if some start to ignore the rules. 

A survey by GasroSuisse shows 87% of restaurants showed a loss at the end of May.  

 

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