The CDC (Center for Disease Control and Prevention), can provide you with the information you need. https://www.who.int/news-room/q-a-detail/q-a-coronaviruses
Am I at risk of contracting COVID-19 in the United States?
Because things are changing so rapidly, we recommend following the CDC’s updates on cases in the United States. https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/cases-in-us.html
I’m an international customer. How can I follow the global state of this virus?
We recommend following the World Health Organization for international updates https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus- 2019
What can I do to protect myself, and prevent this from spreading?
Wash your hands or use hand sanitizers if you can't wash. Stay 3 feet away from those who are coughing and sneezing Do not touch your eyes, nose, or mouth Sneeze or cough into your elbow If you’re sick or feel any symptoms, stay home! Avoid traveling if possible
What can I do to protect my clients and prevent this from spreading in the workplace?
Wear a mask, protective eyewear, and gloves during the service Have your clients also wear a mask Take bedding off of recliners and massage beds unless requested, disinfect all surfaces in between clients Sterilize your tools as you normally would
Will this virus have an effect on my clientele or business?
Currently, there are many people who are choosing to stay home as much as possible. We understand that this could have a temporary impact on your typical flow of clients. Once businesses return to their normal capacity, there will be a rush to buy the items that are needed. There could be a substantial impact on the availability of items that could be critical to your inventory, so it's important to prepare accordingly.