Tag: facemasks

Tighter Rules on Face Coverings

Scotland’s rules on wearing face coverings change today, Friday 09 October with tighter new measures introduced in the fight to control infections of coronavirus. From today, we’re now expected to wear face-masks in places where previously we didn’t need to. The face covering regulations apply to everyone, with the exception of under fives and those […]

New Rules for Supermarkets

Within the announcement yesterday, the Scottish Government has asked shops to return to a 2m physical distancing rule and to reintroduce rules they put in place earlier in the pandemic – for example, one way systems in supermarkets. The regulations have been updated to reflect the move from 1m to 2m physical distancing in certain retail premises from […]

Facemask Exemptions – Scotland

Some people in Scotland are not required to wear a face covering in indoor settings. These exemptions include: Babies, toddler and children under 5 years of age, due to the possibility of overheating, suffocation and strangulation and they are safe without one. police constables or emergency response workers such as paramedics acting in the course […]