About 100 individuals additionally attended the Melbourne dry cleaners and might want to quarantine for 14 days.
“The time spent in a dry cleaners isn’t a lot, however we all know sufficient concerning the Delta variant that you do not want a lot time with a purpose to be doubtlessly contaminated,” Professor Sutton stated.
“So simply attending for nevertheless lengthy is a threat, and with a person who has clearly been infectious in some unspecified time in the future of their work time over the Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday at that web site, that is sufficient to be involved.”
The co-worker who flew from Sydney labored on the dry cleansing enterprise on Wednesday.
Professor Sutton stated it’s doable he labored there after getting examined for COVID-19, however he was unsure.
“It’s doable, and sadly it has been one thing that is occurred throughout this pandemic, not simply in Victoria, however in every single place,” he stated.
“It’s a reminder that if you happen to get examined, you completely should isolate and also you should not be turning as much as any office with signs.”