Coronavirus (COVID-19) is the illness caused by a new strain of coronavirus that can cause a cough and/or fever/high temperature.
Generally coronavirus can cause more sever symptoms in people with weakened immune systems, older people and those with long term conditions like diabetes, cancer and chronic lung disease.
This is a rapidly changing situation which is being monitored carefully. To keep yourself and other safe and reduce the risk of infection when using public transport you can;
- switch from cash to contactless payment, smartcards or m-tickets
- wash your hand thouroughly before and after you travel
- use anti-bacterial hand sanitiser and avoid unnecessary contact with surfaces when travelling
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