Tag Archives: Covid

Covid vaccine passports launched in England: 4 key places you’ll need one to enter venues

When asked by Sky News about the scheme, he said: “We are looking at, by the end of September when everyone has had the opportunity to be fully vaccinated, for the large venues, venues that could end up causing a real spike in infections, where we need to use the certification process. “If you look… Read More »

American, Alaska Air will end pay protections for unvaccinated staff if they contract Covid

American Airlines flight 718, the first U.S. Boeing 737 MAX commercial flight since regulators lifted a 20-month grounding in November, takes off from Miami, Florida, December 29, 2020. Marco Bello | Reuters American Airlines and Alaska Airlines will no longer cover Covid-19 quarantine time for employees who aren’t vaccinated against the virus, the latest push… Read More »

England’s first Covid lockdown DIDN’T trigger a spike in suicides, official data shows

England’s first Covid lockdown DIDN’T trigger a spike in suicides: Official data shows rate was LOWER than in the five years before pandemic struck There were 1,603 suicides in England and Wales between April and July 2020 This was the lowest in the previous five years that data was available Over that time there were… Read More »

California and Florida ended up with the same Covid outcome until Indian ‘Delta’ variant emerged 

California and Florida took two very different approaches to deal with COVID-19 pandemic and ended up with the same outcome – until the Sunshine State was overrun by Indian ‘Delta’ variant In California, Gov Gavin Newsom closed bars and indoor dining at restaurants and implemented mask mandates to control the COVID-19 pandemic Comparatively, Florida Gov… Read More »