Prof Philip Nolan says there has been "accelerated progress" in suppressing transmission of Covid-19. He says that over the last ten days, the R rate of the virus has stabilised at around 0.7 or 0.8 |
The DOH has sought the help of the WHO in determining if there is already community transmission of the COVID-19 variants in the country. | @cgonzalesINQ
Labor advocates and Rep. Rosa DeLauro called for the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to issue an Emergency Temporary Standard for COVID-19 that likely would require employers to adopt programs to prevent transmission in their workplaces.
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In which we learn that Nashville city government covered up the fact that restaurants and bars were not a vector of covid-19 transmission so as to legitimize the continued lockdown
"The possibility of airborne transmission in public settings... cannot be ruled out," Prof. Benedetta Allegranzi, WHO technical lead, says about COVID-19. "There is some evidence emerging, but is not definitive."
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Everyone has a role to play to reduce and slow transmission of #COVID19 . Social distancing is one way to prevent the spread of COVID-19. This means avoiding crowded places and maintaining distance from others when possible. More prevention tips: .