Nowadays, Covid-19 has killed more than 4 million people in the world since it happened at the end of 2019, Wuhan City, China, and the number of infection case still be going up. It seems so hard to totally eliminate this virus in recent years, the bad news is that this Covid-19 has been changed and become a new virus named Delta variant that has a stronger infection. We have to do more about how to live with this new virus, and maximize protection from the Delta variant and prevent possibly spreading it to others, that will be a new normal life in the following years as WHO officials said. There are some instructions for reference to limit the spread of COVID-19.
- Authorized COVID-19 vaccines can help protect you from COVID-19.
- You should get a COVID-19 vaccine as soon as you can.
- Once you are fully vaccinated, you may be able to start doing some things that you had stopped doing because of the pandemic
Wear a mask
- If you are not fully vaccinated and aged 2 or older, you should wear a mask in indoor public places.
- Generally, you do not need to wear a mask in outdoor settings. In areas with high numbers of COVID-19 cases, consider wearing a mask in crowded outdoor settings and for activities with close contact with others who are not fully vaccinated.
- People who have a condition or are taking medications that weaken their immune system may not be fully protected even if they are fully vaccinated. They should continue to take all precautions recommended for unvaccinated people, including wearing a well-fitted mask until advised otherwise by their healthcare provider.
- If you are fully vaccinated, to maximize protection from the Delta variant and prevent possibly spreading it to others, wear a mask indoors in public if you are in an area of substantial or high transmission.
Stay 2 meters or two arm’s length at least away from others
- Avoid close contact with people who have signs of COVID-19 virus infection when you are at home. It is better to maintain 2 meters or 2 arm’s length social distancing at least.
- Trying not to go outside if possible, or staying 2 meters or two arm’s length at least away from others outside your household.
Avoid crowds and poorly ventilated spaces
- Avoiding staying in crowds like in restaurants, bars, fitness centers, or movie theaters puts you at higher risk for COVID-19.
- Avoid indoor spaces that do not offer fresh air from the outdoors as much as possible.
Wash your hands often
- Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds especially after you have been in a public place, or after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing.
- If soap and water are not readily available, use a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol. Cover all surfaces of your hands and rub them together until they feel dry.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
Cover coughs and sneezes
- If you are wearing a mask: You can cough or sneeze into your mask. Put on a new, clean mask as soon as possible and wash your hands.
- Immediately wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If soap and water are not readily available, clean your hands with a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol.
Clean and disinfect
- Clean high-touch surfaces daily. This includes tables, doorknobs, light switches, countertops, handles, desks, phones, keyboards, toilets, faucets, and sinks.
- If someone is sick or has tested positive for COVID-19, disinfect frequently touched surfaces. Use a household disinfectant product from EPA’s List N: Disinfectants for Coronavirus (COVID-19)external icon according to manufacturer’s labeled directions.
Monitor your health daily
- Be alert for symptoms. Watch for fever, cough, shortness of breath, or other symptoms of COVID-19. Especially important if you are running essential errands, going into the office or workplace, and in settings where it may be difficult to keep a physical distance of 2 meters.
- Take your temperature if symptoms develop. Don’t take your temperature within 30 minutes of exercising or after taking medications that could lower your temperature, like acetaminophen.
- Follow CDC guidance if symptoms develop.
Luckily, since the virus attacked our location, we always get the virus under control here and keep offering normal fan manufacturing services for global customers like the past years. All staffs members have formed a safe bubble or group, keeping a social distancing, and got vaccinated, so we still work in the office rather than working from home that now many companies prefer.