10/12/2019

Norovirus

December 12th 2019.

Norovirus Outbreak In UK Schools – Are you equipped to prevent the spread?

Over 60 UK schools are being gripped by Norovirus in the closing months of 2019 across the North East of England alone, with other reports in Scotland, Northern Ireland and other locations around England & Wales as reported by the BBC this week. (Source BBC News)

Norovirus, also referred to as the winter vomiting bug, has symptoms such as nausea, diarrhoea, vomiting, headaches, and high temperatures.

The virus is spread from having close contact with infected individuals.

This can include consuming food that has been prepared or handled by an afflicted individual, also touching surfaces or objects that they have had previous contact with.

In response to this recent outbreak we have created a kit designed to combat the spread of Norovirus within school systems and public spaces…

With that said, lets look at our bespoke schools Norovirus Infection Prevention Kit……..

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-tyne-50504525