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February 25, 2021

Keep yourself and others safe by practicing the Safe 6, plus wear a mask

Watch the latest video update. For medical questions or if you feel ill, phone 811, or launch the COVID-19 self-assessment tool.

Physical distancing indoors and outdoors

Together, we can slow the spread of COVID-19 by making a conscious effort to keep physical distance between each other.

Physical distancing is an effective way to reduce the spread of illness and is 1 of the 6 steps we can take to staying safe.

Find out about the Safe 6.

Download posters and handouts such as the "1 caribou apart" sign.

When you're out or doing errands

  • Keep a distance of at least 2 metres (6 feet) from others as much as possible.
  • Avoid common greetings, such as handshakes.
  • Avoid crowded places such as stores during busy times.
  • Avoid gatherings of more than 10 people indoors and 50 people outdoors.
  • Limit contact with people at higher risk such as older adults and people in poor health.

If someone is self-isolating in your home

Find self-isolation guidance for anyone who has to self-isolate at home.

If you cannot keep physical distance

The Chief Medical Officer of Health recommends wearing a non-medical mask in situations when you cannot keep 2 metres (6 feet) between yourself and others. 

How to disinfect your home or workplace

You can help stop the spread of COVID-19 by regularly cleaning and disinfecting your home or workplace. Read about how to disinfect and clean your: