Due to COVID-19 vaccinations, Memorial Day 2021 is more likely to really feel nearer to regular than a 12 months in the past when the pandemic was in its early phases.
In Michigan case charges, hospitalizations and deaths proceed to development downward. And in Oakland County 63.2% of residents 12 and older have obtained not less than the primary dose of the vaccine.
Nonetheless the Oakland County Well being Division has issued options for the vacation weekend.
For these not vaccinated, there’s a threat of an infection. Masks and take different precautions to rejoice.
The Well being Division has supplied suggestions for vaccinated people particularly those that could also be gathering with others or touring.
Attending gatherings to rejoice Memorial Day, graduations, proms and different finish of the varsity 12 months occasions will increase the danger of individuals getting and spreading COVID-19.
For these absolutely vaccinated, you possibly can resume actions with out usually sporting a masks or bodily distancing.
Nevertheless, even should you’ve been absolutely vaccinated, maintain doing the next whereas attending gatherings to additional defend your self and people round you:
— Comply with any masks steerage in place at native amenities, workplaces and companies.
— Should you journey, you need to nonetheless take steps to guard your self and others. You’ll nonetheless be required to put on a masks on planes, buses, trains and public transportation.
— Be careful for signs of COVID-19, particularly should you’ve been round somebody who’s sick. You probably have signs of COVID-19, you need to get examined and keep house and away from others.
— You probably have a situation or are taking medicines that weaken the immune system, speak to your healthcare supplier. You could have to maintain taking all precautions to forestall COVID-19.