Novel CORONAVIRUS (2019-nCoV) CDC – Is heading towards a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC). Confirmed cases are now reported across the Globe, and set to increase at a significant rate. It has now been established that this new strand of virus, is infectious during the incubation period, where no symptoms are displayed.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has issued recommended use of diligent hand hygiene, including Alcohol Based Sanitizers, as the best method of virus prevention.
It has been advised by the UK government, for face coverings to be used where adequate social distancing (for example on public transport, or in supermarkets), is not possible.