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Infectious particles can spread beyond 2 meters when someone with COVID-19 coughs without a mask, study suggests

How far and quickly smaller droplets travel when a person coughs varies, according to the study.Patrick Pleul/picture alliance via Getty Images People with COVID-19 may spew infectious particles that can spread beyond two meters. Cambridge University scientists used computer simulations to test scenarios of a person coughing. The study's authors urged people to keep wearing masks in indoor spaces such as offices and shops. When a person with COVID-19 coughs without a mask, they could spew...
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Infectious particles can spread beyond 6 feet when someone with COVID-19 coughs without a mask, study suggests

How far and quickly smaller droplets travel when a person coughs varies, according to the study.Patrick Pleul/picture alliance via Getty Images People with COVID-19 may spew infectious particles that can spread beyond 6 feet, a study suggests. Cambridge University scientists used computer simulations to test scenarios of a person coughing. The study's authors urged people to keep wearing masks in indoor spaces such as offices and shops. When a person with COVID-19 coughs without a mask, t...
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Infectious COVID-19 particles can spread beyond 2 meters when a person coughs, study suggests

How far and quickly smaller droplets travel when a person coughs varies, according to the study.Patrick Pleul/picture alliance via Getty Images People with COVID-19 may spew infectious particles that can spread beyond two meters. Cambridge University scientists used computer simulations to test scenarios of a person coughing. The study's authors urged people to keep wearing masks in indoor spaces such as offices and shops. When a person with COVID-19 coughs without a mask, they could spew...
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Mask Up: U.S. Automakers to Extend Plant Requirements

In a reminder that the COVID-19 pandemic isn’t over, no matter that we all wish it was, U.S. automakers and the United Auto Workers union have agreed to extend mask requirements for workers but will not require vaccination for union workers. Instead, Ford, General Motors, Stellantis, and the UAW will allow workers to voluntarily report […] The post Mask Up: U.S. Automakers to Extend Plant Requirements appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
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Fauci says you don't need to wear a mask for family gatherings this Thanksgiving – but only if everyone is fully vaccinated against COVID-19

Dr. Fauci said he doesn't plan to wear a mask during his family's Thanksgiving celebrations.Al Drago/AFP via Getty Images, filadendron/Getty Images You don't need a mask at Thanksgiving if your family is fully vaccinated against COVID-19, Dr. Fauci said. He advised wearing a mask if you don't know the vaccination status of others, per CNN. "Get vaccinated and you can enjoy the holidays very easily. And if you're not, please be careful," he said. Americans don't need to...
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New Rules Coming for Employers but Don’t Call Everything a Mandate

With the Delta variant continuing to surge throughout the country, employers have begun to seriously consider mandatory vaccination policies.  As I mentioned before, on September 9th, we presented a webinar on the topic. But shortly after our webinar, the Biden Administration released a COVID-19 Action Plan which combines executive orders with forthcoming regulatory action.  The Plan will reach deep into the private and public sectors, mandating vaccination (or, in some cases, weekly testing) f...
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Alaska Airlines banned her for refusing to wear a mask. Now state Sen. Lora Reinbold can't reach the capital to vote.

Alaska state Sen. Lora Reinbold stands in a hearing room before the start of a Senate Judiciary Committee meeting on Friday, March 12, 2021, in Juneau, Alaska. AP Photo/Becky Bohrer In a Facebook post, Alaska State Sen. Reinbold said Alaska Airlines is impeding her ability to get to the capital. Reinbold claimed Alaska Airlines preventing her from flying is a "political ban." Because of the ban, Reinbold's commute from Eagle River to Juneau may take up to two days. See more stories on ...
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3 men who threatened a school principal with zip ties after one of their sons was told to wear a mask have been charged

A man wielding zip-tie handcuffs at his kid's school in Arizona. Instagram Three men entered the office of an Arizona principal on Thursday and threatened her with zip ties. One of the men's sons had been told to wear a mask and quarantine due to potential COVID-19 exposure. All three men have now been charged with third-degree criminal trespass, The Daily Beast reported. See more stories on Insider's business page. Three men who threatened an Arizona elementary-school principa...
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Parents with higher incomes are more likely to oppose mask mandates in schools according to a new poll

Students at a Florida high school, walk to the campus on their first day of school, Monday, Aug. 23, 2021 AP Photo/Marta Lavandier A new poll found parents with higher incomes are more likely to oppose mask mandates. The poll was conducted by Momentive and Axios from August 16 to 25 and surveyed more than 38,000 adults. Responses were also sorted by demographics such as race, gender, and political leaning, the last of which produced the most disparate results. See more stories on Insider&#...
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Masks Work, Major Study Finds

An enormous randomized trial of communities in Bangladesh seems to provide the clearest evidence yet that regular mask-wearing can impede the spread of the covid-19 pandemic. The study found that villages where masks were highly promoted and became more popular experienced noticeably lower rates of covid-like symptoms…Read more...
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7 airlines, including Southwest and Delta, are trying to dismiss a man's anti-mask lawsuit, saying he has no authority to sue them in federal court

The lawsuit alleged that multiple airlines had violated the Air Carrier Access Act. David McNew/Getty Images Airlines responded to a mask-mandate suit, saying the claim should be filed with the government. Delta, Southwest, JetBlue, Alaska, Allegiant, Frontier, and Spirit responded in federal court. There is "no private right of action," lawyers for Frontier and Allegiant wrote. See more stories on Insider's business page. Seven airlines sought to dismiss a lawsuit over mask requireme...
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DeSantis Takes A Beating As Another Big School District Defies Him On Masks

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis’ (R) attempts to prevent school districts from implementing mask mandates are largely backfiring at this point. [Author: Summer Concepcion]
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FL Board Of Education Votes To Probe Districts Defying DeSantis Ban On Mask Mandates

The Florida Board of Education on Tuesday voted unanimously to approve investigations into two school districts in the state that defied Gov. Ron DeSantis' (R) order banning mask mandates. [Author: Summer Concepcion]
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Here's a State-by-State Guide to School Mask Mandates

With children heading back to full-time, in-person school over the next few weeks while the Delta variant of COVID-19 surges, many parents are wondering whether their kids will be required to wear a mask.Read more...
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Texas Supreme Court Says Schools Can't Require Masks as Covid-19 Cases Skyrocket

The Texas Supreme Court temporarily ruled in favor of Gov. Greg Abbott and his ban on mask mandates in the state on Sunday, according to a new report from the Texas Tribune. The ruling comes as Texas struggles with the delta variant of covid-19, which has caused infections to skyrocket in recent weeks, primarily among…Read more...
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Biden Lends Support To School Leaders Who Bucked Statewide Mask Mandate Bans

President Biden doubled down on his gratitude for local leaders who defied bans on school mask mandates issued by Republican governors during calls to school superintendents on Friday night. [Author: Summer Concepcion]
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Texas AG Takes School Mask Mandate Fight To Court After Governor’s Failed Efforts

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton (R) on Friday night said that the state Supreme Court will decide on mask mandates that schools have implemented, following Gov. Greg Abbott's (R) unsuccessful efforts to overturn the public health measures. [Author: Summer Concepcion]
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FL School Board Chair Defends Mask Mandates Amid Governor’s ‘Horrible’ Threats

Dr. Rosalind Osgood, Broward County School Board chair, on Sunday outlined the district's decision to impose a mask mandate despite Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis' (R) ban on school mask mandates. [Author: Summer Concepcion]
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The Great School Mask Schism Of 2021

Multiple local county school boards and superintendents have been pushing back against state-level Republican bans on school mask requirements as students prepare to return to their classrooms in the fall. Meanwhile, Republicans' war on masks has led to a pressure cooker situation where school board meetings looking at mask policies have been disrupted by furious anti-mask protesters who shout down board members and health officials in attendance. The bubbling tension serves as an illustra...
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Gov. Ron DeSantis is waging a war on school mask mandates - and is threatening to withhold paychecks of school-board members who defy his mask ban

Gov. Ron DeSantis of Florida. Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) Gov. Ron DeSantis threatened to withhold salaries of school-board members who impose mask mandates. The governor on July 31 signed an executive order to strip funding from schools that mandate masks. School districts in Florida, however, have recommended students wear masks, defying DeSantis. See more stories on Insider's business page. Gov. Ron DeSantis of Florida is threatening to withhold salaries ...
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Gov. Ron DeSantis is waging a war on school mask mandates, and is threatening to withhold the paychecks of school board members who defy his mask ban

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis. Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is threatening to withhold the salaries of school board members who impose mask mandates. The governor on July 31 signed an executive order to strip funding from schools that mandate masks. School districts in Florida, however, have recommended students wear masks, directly defying DeSantis. See more stories on Insider's business page. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is threatenin...
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California Gov. Gavin Newsom pulled his kids out of summer camp after a photo showed his son not wearing a mask inside

Gavin Newsom with his children and wife in 2018. Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images California's governor said he pulled his kids out of a summer camp over its mask policies. Gov. Newsom's office said it missed an email that said the camp wouldn't enforce mask guidance. He was criticized after his son was photographed not wearing a mask at the camp. See more stories on Insider's business page. California's governor pulled his kids out of a summer camp after facing criticism...
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Fauci says fully vaccinated people 'might want to consider' wearing a mask indoors as a precaution against the Delta variant

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, adjusts a face mask. AP Photo/Susan Walsh, Pool Fully vaccinated Americans may "want to consider" masks indoors, Dr. Fauci said. Fauci said the Delta variant had an "extraordinary capability of transmitting from person to person." More fully vaccinated Americans are catching COVID-19, albeit with milder, or no, symptoms. See more stories on Insider's business page. Dr. Anthony Fauci, the US' t...
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Sweden, noted for its lax COVID-19 response, never mandated face masks. Now it's dropping its vague recommendation to wear one at all.

People travel on a commuter train in Stockholm, Sweden, on March 1, 2021. Jonas Gratzer/Getty Images Sweden never mandated that people wear masks during the pandemic, unlike many other places. It only recommended people wear them at certain times on public transport. It's now dropping that recommendation. See more stories on Insider's business page. Sweden broke with most of the rest of the world and never mandated that people wear masks during the coronavirus pandemic. Now its eve...
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LA County urged people to start masking up indoors again - even if they're fully vaccinated - as Delta cases surge

A woman wearing a face mask. Getty Images California lifted its mask mandate two weeks ago, but LA County wants people to wear them again. It urged even fully vaccinated people to wear them indoors, citing the spread of the Delta variant. Top US health experts have warned about the spread of the Delta variant, which is highly infectious. See more stories on Insider's business page. Los Angeles County is urging people, including those who are fully vaccinated, to start wearing masks ind...
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This Weird Air-Filtering Face Mask Picked the Worst Possible Time

In the last 16 months, masks have become a part of our daily lives. So, of course, companies have tried to “innovate” on them by adding smart features. Razer’s Project Hazel, for instance, looks like a prop straight out of Cyberpunk 2077 with its RGB lights, replaceable N95 masks, and voice amplification features.…Read more...
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Cal OSHA Withdraws Controversial Mask Rules In The Workplace

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Movie Theater Chains Allowing Vaccinated Patrons to Go Maskless

Following Center of Disease Control guidelines, movie theater chains will no longer require fully vaccinated guests to wear masks. Reduced capacity, social distancing, and heavy sanitization will be followed in compliance with CDC safety measures.Read more...
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Brazilian Horror Skull: The Mask Is a Splatter Fan's Delight

Horror has a rich history of movies revolving around cursed masks that spell doom for the wearer—and usually anyone in the wearer’s vicinity. Halloween III: Season of the Witch is one example; Demons is another. Brazilian slasher Skull: The Mask now adds itself to the list, with extra-squishy flair.Read more...
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