What is COVID-19?
“Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a new virus that had not been previously identified in humans. The virus causes respiratory illness (like the flu) with symptoms such as a cough, fever and in more severe cases, pneumonia” (WHO). Some people recover easily, while others may get sick very quickly. As infection is similar to the spread of the flu, good hygiene can assist in prevention.
Infection can be seen to be transmitted from:
While we have always practiced good hygiene practices at Dive Spear and Sport, we will be taking extra measures to minimise the spread of the virus. We ask that in this trying time that all staff, customers and friends of the centre take extra precautions in relation to hygiene, to ensure that they assist in minimising the spread. We request that all staff and customers:
We will continue to monitor the situation as it unfolds and update this management plan in line with the advice of the relevant authorising bodies.
These measures have been put in place for the protection of our customers, staff and members of the general community. Dive Spear and Sport management and staff have no control over the current circumstances. Abuse, aggressive or rude behaviour will not be tolerated. Any person exhibiting these behaviours will be asked to leave. We appreciate your cooperation through this trying and unprecedented time.