What are social distancing and self-isolation?

Posted by Carolina Plugaru on

(Source: BBC News)

Strict rules have been placed on people's personal movement to limit the spread of coronavirus. Under the restrictions, everybody must stay at home and only leave if they have a "reasonable excuse" which includes:

  • to exercise - either alone, or with members of your household (guidelines suggest once a day, and in Wales that is the law)
  • shopping for basic necessities (the guidelines say this should be done as infrequently as possible)
  • any medical need, including to donate blood, avoid or escape risk of injury or harm, or to provide care or to help a vulnerable person
  • travel to or from work, but only when you cannot work from home

Read more on BBC News

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