“Protecting Your Workforce with PPE in the Second or Third Wave of Coronavirus”
7 December 2020
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“N95 vs KN95 vs FFP masks for Coronavirus – what’s the difference?”
14 June 2020
This is a very fascinating in-depth blog article on different types of mask.
NEWS STORIES ABOUT FACE MASKS
Here are some interesting news articles to read about protection against Coronavirus…
“You’re Already Wearing a Mask – Now Consider a Face Shield & Goggles”
1 August 2020
To view article, click here: www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/aug/01/face-shields-goggles-eye-protection-coronavirus
Dr Anthony Fauci, one of the world's leading experts on infectious diseases, recommends that we wear a face shield or goggles to achieve “perfect protection”.
“The Best and Worst Face Masks For COVID-19, Ranked by Their Level of Protection”
16 July 2020
To view article, click here: www.sciencealert.com/some-masks-are-better-than-others-here-they-are-ranked-best-to-worst
Here we learn that the science is clear, that face masks can prevent coronavirus transmission & save lives.
“Coronavirus - 'Deadly masks' claims debunked”
20 June 2020
To view article, click here: www.bbc.co.uk/news/53108405
Face masks definitely do not cause harmful CO2 exposure or shortage of oxygen.
“Coronavirus - What kind of face mask gives the best protection against Covid-19?”
20 June 2020
To view article, click here: www.theguardian.com/world/2020/jun/21/coronavirus-what-kind-of-face-mask-gives-the-best-protection-against-covid-19
This article focuses on fabric face coverings, without any evidence on how they protect us from Coronavirus (0.12 micron). Regarding their concerns, we can freely source & supply respirators at fair prices, which are reusable for up to 40 hours in total, so they reduce landfill & are good for the environment.
“Face masks critical in preventing spread of Covid-19”
12 June 2020
To view article, click here: www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/06/200612172200.htm
A study has found that wearing a face mask dramatically decreases a person's chances of being infected by Coronavirus.
Science Focus Magazine
“Face mask use needed to ‘prevent Covid-19 second wave”
10 June 2020
To view article, click here: www.sciencefocus.com/news/face-mask-use-needed-to-prevent-covid-19-second-wave/
According to a study from the universities of Cambridge & Greenwich, the widespread use of face masks keeps the Coronavirus ‘R’ number below 1.0 & prevents further waves.
“Coronavirus - Can face coverings really protect you?”
10 June 2020
To view article, click here: https://news.sky.com/story/coronavirus-can-face-masks-really-protect-you-11931121
A report in ‘The Lancet’ from studies in 16 countries found that, by wearing a face mask, there is only a 3% chance of catching Covid-19.
“What Is the Best Type of Face Mask for You?”
6 May 2020
To view article, click here: www.healthline.com/health/best-face-mask-2
We learn here that health agencies including CDC now encourage all people to wear face masks when out in public. Respirator masks are made of tangled fibres. These are highly effective at filtering out viruses or harmful bacteria in the air (pathogens).