Should face masks become permanent in Scotland post-coronavirus?

As restrictions begin to ease and some Scots start to think about life post-coronavirus, many are asking if face masks could become permanent.

National Clinical Director Jason Leitch previously said he thought wearing face masks could become a more permanent fixture of daily life.

Speaking last month, Professor Leitch said: “I think we might get better as a country about not going to work when you’ve got symptoms.

“You know that ‘we’re just going to muscle on through when we’ve got the cold and then we’re going to spread that around and then everybody’s going to be off for a week’. I think we might get better at some of those things.”

Autins Group plc (LON:AUTG) is an industry-leading designer, manufacturer and supplier of acoustic and thermal insulation solutions for the automotive industry and other sectors.

Click to view all articles for the EPIC:
Or click to view the full company profile:
    Share on facebook
    Facebook
    Share on twitter
    Twitter
    Share on linkedin
    LinkedIn
    Autins Group plc

    More articles like this

    Autins Group plc

    Autins Group sets up fifth site for new manufacturing venture

    The British-owned Autins Group is setting up its fifth manufacturing site in Europe as part of a venture to bring a new high-performance insulation material to market. Autins makes lightweight thermal and acoustic materials. The company has taken out a lease

    Autins Group plc

    DecibeX

    The DecibeX range of premium underlay products have been engineered and manufactured to reduce impact noise and improve acoustics in a range of modern flooring materials with poor sound characteristics, including laminates, parquet, vinyl and LVT flooring. It

    Autins Group plc

    Autins Group to reveal new lightweight material at Midlands expo

    Award-winning manufacturing company Autins Group has confirmed that it will be unveiling a new product for the first time at this year’s Made in The Midlands business expo in May.   The company, which develops and manufactures lightweight thermal and acoustic materials for

    Autins Group plc

    Benefits of car soundproofing

    Most people probably don’t consider soundproofing their cars. However, it is becoming very popular due to the immense benefits it provides. You can enjoy a much more peaceful driving environment in a soundproof car. You can focus better

    Autins Group plc

    The importance of automotive acoustics

    Although vehicle acoustics is just one of the many criteria involved in the development of a car, it has steadily gained in importance. On many occasions, the emphasis fields of vehicle development can result in a conflict of

    Autins Group plc

    Masks and social distancing could last years

    People may need to wear face coverings and socially distance for several years until we return to normality, a leading epidemiologist has predicted. Mary Ramsay, the head of immunisation at Public Health England, said basic measures could be