CDC Changes Mask Rules for Fully-Vaccinated People Using Public Transportation

MONDAY, June 14, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Masks are no lengthier essential in outside ready parts or open-air seating for entirely vaccinated persons who use community transportation, the U.S. Facilities for Illness Command and Avoidance suggests.

That company claimed the new coverage applies to “airplanes, trains, subways, buses, taxis, trip-shares, maritime transportation, trolleys and cable vehicles,” CNN noted.

“Although people who are entirely vaccinated may well resume numerous things to do with out donning a mask, the vacation ecosystem offers a exceptional established of conditions primarily based on the number and near interaction of travelers [each vaccinated and unvaccinated],” the CDC claimed.

People who are not but vaccinated must carry on donning masks in these parts, in accordance to the CDC.

It claimed each vaccinated and unvaccinated persons must nevertheless use masks indoors in community transportation configurations, besides in particular conditions these as when ingesting, drinking or using medicine, CNN noted

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