HOW DOES COVID-19 SPREAD?
Help control the virus
Human ContactCOVID-19 is thought to spread mainly through close contact from person-to-person in respiratory droplets from someone who is infected. People who are infected with coronavirus often have symptoms of illness.
Contaminated ObjectsIt may be possible that a person can get COVID-19 by touching a surface or object that has the virus on it and then touching their own mouth, nose, or possibly their eyes. This is not thought to be the main way the virus spreads.
Social GatheringIf an infected person coughs or sneezes their droplets can infect people nearby. That’s why it’s important to avoid close contact with others. Understand that people may be infected and have only to no symptoms at all.
THE BEST WAY TO STAY SAFE IS A PROPER HAND WASH
One of the most effective ways to protect yourself and others against coronavirus are to frequently clean your hands for 20 seconds at least.
Rub both hands
Thumb to thumb
Fingers to fingers
Wash under water
Dry with tissue
HOW TO PREVENT TRANSMISSION
Avoid Human InteractionCOVID-19 is thought to spread mainly through close contact from person-to-person in respiratory droplets.
Avoid Social GatheringsIf an infected person coughs or sneezes, their infected droplets can infect many people nearby.
Regular Hands HygieneRegular handwashing is one of the best ways to remove germs, avoid getting sick, and prevent the spread.
Maintain Social DistanceRegular handwashing is one of the best ways to remove germs, avoid getting sick, and prevent the spread.
Use Face MaskCover mouth and nose with mask and make sure there are no gaps between your face and the mask.
Stay HomeStay home helps you stay safe by not getting affected by meeting any infected person in contact.