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Los Angeles you have been Warned – LA County Shatters Coronavirus Record

LA County Shatters Coronavirus Record, Racing Toward Catastrophe “Like a speeding car approaching a cliff, if we do not rapidly change course, we are in jeopardy of catastrophic consequences.” In this Monday, Dec. 7, 2020, file photo, people wait in line for COVID-19 testing at a site operated by CORE in Los Angeles. Virtually every […]

PPE Shortage Crisis Continues at Most Hospitals, Survey Shows

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. A majority of hospitals and healthcare facilities surveyed report operating according to “crisis standards of care” as they struggle to provide sufficient personal protective equipment (PPE). For example, in a national survey, 73% of 1083 infection prevention experts said respirator shortages related […]

Are you prepared for a disaster: An Emergency checklist

During unforeseen times of flood, heavy rains, earthquakes or tsunami, it is paramount to be fully prepared to save lives. You must learn about varied kinds of survival bags that have items in them according to the catastrophes. Since various things are needed under diverse situations, having a single and a comprehensive survival bag seems […]

Face coverings mandate for essential business workers (click here for more)

[vc_row type=”in_container” full_screen_row_position=”middle” column_margin=”default” scene_position=”center” text_color=”dark” text_align=”left” overlay_strength=”0.3″ shape_divider_position=”bottom” bg_image_animation=”none”][vc_column column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ column_link_target=”_self” column_shadow=”none” column_border_radius=”none” width=”1/1″ tablet_width_inherit=”default” tablet_text_alignment=”default” phone_text_alignment=”default” overlay_strength=”0.3″ column_border_width=”none” column_border_style=”solid” bg_image_animation=”none”][vc_column_text]Garcetti also suggested Los Angeles businesses install Plexiglas barriers between employee work stations and customers, but he acknowledged that could take some time to accomplish. LOS ANGELES – People working in and visiting businesses deemed essential […]

Widespread Closures Enacted In LA County As Coronavirus Spreads

All county building are shuttered now along with dining rooms and entertainment venues as non-essential businesses increasingly close. LOS ANGELES, CA — Taking a cue from the city of Los Angeles, the county has now ordered the closure of bars and gyms, while also restricting restaurants to take-out or delivery service. Additionally, all Los Angeles […]

LA County Coroner Confirms 16 More Coronavirus Cases, Totaling 69

Los Angeles County health officials confirmed 16 more cases of coronavirus Sunday, and set up a new isolation zone for people at risk. LOS ANGELES, CA — Los Angeles County health officials confirmed 16 more cases of coronavirus Sunday, bringing the county’s total to 69. Ten of those 69 cases are “likely due to community […]

Taco Bell prepares to operate as drive-thru, delivery-only restaurant as COVID-19 spreads

Taco Bell is preparing its chains with the resources to operate as drive-thru and delivery-only restaurants, if necessary, amid the coronavirus outbreak. Taco Bell says their 7,200 managers are “well-trained” and “prepared” to handle these changes and operate with excellent customer service should they need to temporarily close their dining rooms. Meanwhile, the chain has […]