Important information regarding COVID-19 if you travel to Latvia

03.03.2020. 11:00

While there are no restrictions on entry into Latvia for travelers from the Republic of Korea, following recommendation is essential for safety of public health 

The Centre for Disease Prevention and Control of Latvia RECOMMENDS to a person who visited COVID-19 affected area* in the last 14 days:

·         Observe your health for 14 days after contact with COVID-19; measuring body temperature at least twice daily is recommended.

·         If during this period symptoms of upper respiratory tract infection appear (fever, sore throat, cough or difficulty in breathing):

o    if possible avoid contacts with family members and other persons,

o    call Emergency medical service immediately (113 in Latvia),

o    inform the healthcare worker about your symptoms and probable contact with coronavirus COVID-19 case.

Source:  https://www.spkc.gov.lv/lv/aktualitates/get/nid/764

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