15. What Are We Doing to Stop the Spread of Coronavirus?
Chinese authorities put several cities in complete lock-down to stop the spread of the coronavirus. Around the world, countries are starting to put a travel ban on individuals who have recently visited affected areas in China. Australia, for example, has barred entry to non-citizens travelling from China.
Other precautionary measures countries are taking is scanning and taking screenings at airports in order to detect people who show symptoms of flu. People who have travelled from Wuhan and the surrounding area are also being monitored for up to 2 weeks after arriving home to check for symptoms.