VACCINATION alone is not enough to achieve control of the COVID-19 pandemic, experts warn, proposing a raft of measures to avoid a crippling resurgence of disease once restrictions are lifted. Professor Raina MacIntyre, head of the biosecurity research program at the University of NSW’s Kirby Institute, is one of 48 members of a new independent […]
Introduction by Croakey: The ongoing Sydney Delta outbreak has sent shockwaves across Australia — and, indeed, the Tasman — forcing a volte-face on elimination ambitions in favour of a so-called “living with COVID” strategy. The New South Wales Government’s vaccine-driven plans to start easing restrictions, even as it continues to report more than 1,000 new […]
OzSAGE, an Australian network of experts formed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, has highlighted the need for workplaces to have appropriate ventilation in order for employees to safely return to the office once lockdowns lift.
Vital Signs. Introducing OzSAGE, a source of practical expert advice for how to reopen Australia from COVID… – Toys Matrix
Australia is in the middle of its worst COVID-19 outbreak. Our hospital system is under strain. Vulnerable communities are being hit hard. And more than half the nation is locked down.
OzSAGE’s first recommendations deal with ventilation and the measures that will have to accompany widespread vaccination.