Face coverings are now required in retail outlets and on public transport. Face coverings offer a higher level of protection from infection, however, face shields (including Perspex shield and similar) are acceptable forms of face coverings as they may be preferable for people with communications difficulties. With this in mind we thought it might be timely to share with you some simple messages you can help to pass on.
This video explains how to wear a face covering. You will also find up to date information on when to wear a mask can click here for all of the up to date information on when a mask should be worn as well as lots of other helpful information.
Face shields (including Perspex shield and similar) are acceptable forms of face coverings as they may be preferable for people with communication difficulties.
Covid Tracker App
Issue that some users were having with Covid Tracker App have now been resolved.
The operating system has been updated so if you deleted the app you can download it again.
Download the app on covidtracker.ie
Public Health Information:
As always, for the most up to date information and advice on Coronavirus, please go to: https://www2.hse.ie/coronavirus/ and https://www.hpsc.ie/a-z/respiratory/coronavirus/novelcoronavirus/. Clinical and professional guidance relating to COVID-19 is available on www.hpsc.ie where you’ll find up to date guidance for healthcare settings and non-clinical settings