Restaurant Association: Dehoga calls for clarity on the use of guest lists by the police

The restaurant Association Dehoga has called for clarification about how the because of the Corona pandemic of Restaurants, created guest lists to be used by th

Restaurant Association: Dehoga calls for clarity on the use of guest lists by the police

The restaurant Association Dehoga has called for clarification about how the because of the Corona pandemic of Restaurants, created guest lists to be used by the police. The subject was "highly sensitive," said Dehoga-main managing Director, Ingrid Hartges, the düsseldorf "Rheinische Post". Therefore, the governments of the 16 Federal States would have to provide "urgent clarity" on the use of the data by the police.

Restaurants currently on the order of the health authorities the personal data of its guests. This will serve to track potential chains of Infection. The last cases in Hamburg, Hessen and the Rhineland, however, were known to have been-Palatinate, in which the police had accessed the data.

In a Letter to the approximately 65,000 German hotel and restaurant Association members, from the Newspapers of the Funke media group had been quoted on Wednesday, the Association of his concern for the acceptance of the guest-list to the expression. In any case, should be made "extremely cautious of such a purpose, changes to the data collection, use," it States. "Otherwise, the hosts of conflict situations between the guest and the guests are on the increase, if guests are due to heaping of police queries of have reservations against the mandatory guest registration data."

Updated Date: 30 July 2020, 06:20

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