Tips to travel safely and reduce risk of spreading COVID-19, other infections – CBS19 News

“Travel can definitely increase your risk for getting the virus, and the surest way to protect yourself and your loved ones is to stay at home and limit interactions, especially close interactions, with others as much as possible,” said Andrea Chapman, MPH, CHOP, CIC, Infection Preventionist at Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital. “But if you choose to travel or be around others, there are certain precautions you can take to limit your risk of getting the virus.”