From 10’000 to train number of persons counted stations carry only about 600 a mask. The “Tages-Anzeiger reports” in the Thursday edition. The indicative value resulting from a data analysis of pedestrian flows. The Swiss do not appear to continue on the Wearing of masks. This Corona climbing case numbers recently faster.
The Federal government did not continue to be regulated in a binding, whether commuters and travelers in Switzerland in railway stations, trains, and buses to wear a protective mask. This, though, in the meantime, been seems that hygiene masks play in the fight against the pandemic, has an important role.
Also, the world health organization (WHO) has changed their recommendation. Thus, even normal surgical masks of an infection to prevent danger. The Germany, France and Austria, take to heart, where in public TRANSPORT because a mask is compulsory.
Will avenge the casual practice?
The only mask concept that applies in Switzerland, in the public space, the recommendation is to wear a mask, if the minimum distance of two meters can not be met. What is travel in public TRANSPORT so often is the case.
An analysis of passenger flows, the railway stations of Bern, Lausanne and Zurich, has now shown that 94 percent of the counted 10’000 people wear a mask. The measurement was carried out by means of video analysis and outside of peak hours. In addition, according to SBB’s possible that some of the passengers to get Off their mask back on again immediately. These individuals are not covered. The Same applies if the mask is placed in the train.
While most of the Swiss to ignore the Wearing of a mask, the Corona-falling numbers for a few days again on the Rise. According to a ETH-estimate the reproduction number had climbed back above the critical value of 1 to 1.14, and for the first time since the 22. March, and the Phase, as the Corona-crisis in Switzerland took its course. If the value is under 1, the case numbers. He is about, spreading the disease further. (kes)