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05:18 2021-01-14

Mystery of Brisbane Covid cluster origins leads to questions over safety of air conditioning

It has been mentioned as a possible source of transmission, but could air conditioning really be to blame for the Grand Chancellor outbreak?Australia’s Covid restrictions and lockdown rules – state by stateVic hotspots list; QLD hotspots list; NSW hotspots listDownload the free Guardian appAir conditioning has been raised as a possible cause of transmission in the Queensland Grand Chancellor Covid-19 cluster, prompting more questions about the safety of using hotels to quarantine returning travellers.Queensland premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said the air conditioning would be one aspect examined as part of a major investigation into how four travellers, who were all staying on the same floor, a hotel cleaner and her partner became infected.

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