Newfoundland and Labrador had no new confirmed cases of COVID-19 Wednesday.
The province has four active cases. A total of 283 people have recovered from the virus.
To date, 51,529 people have been tested.
People entering Newfoundland and Labrador are reminded to adhere to the orders from the Chief Medical Officer of Health and self-isolate in accordance with the province’s Public Health requirements.
In Alert Level 2, Newfoundlanders and Labradorians should continue to practice good infection prevention and control practices. Daily preventative actions can help to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
These actions include:
· Stay informed, be prepared, and follow Public Health advice;
· Wash your hands frequently with warm water and soap for at least 20 seconds;
· Use an alcohol based hand sanitizer in the absence of soap and water;
· Do not touch your face;
· Practice proper cough and sneeze etiquette;
· Wear a non-medical mask in public indoor spaces;
· Maintain physical distancing;
· Increase cleanliness and ventilation of public spaces and worksites;
· Work from home, if possible; and,
· Stay home if you are sick and avoid contact with others.
People are reminded that COVID Alert is available for download free through the Apple or Google Play app stores.
Halloween is Saturday and Public Health has prepared guidance for Halloween activities.