Risk of infection

Risk of infection

How to reduce your risk of infection

What is the COVID Alert SA app?
COVID Alert SA is South Africa’s official COVID-19 exposure notification system and has been available for free to all South Africans on both the Android an...
Changes to contact tracing, quarantine and isolation protocols
From February 2022: Based on the low infection and high recovery rate in the country, the government has made changes to Adjusted Alert Level 1 COVID-19 re...
Why did the Department of Health change the rules for contact tracing, quarantine and isolation?
The department decided to change the rules after the they received evidence that: most people (60 to 80 per cent) have some immunity because they were sic...
How can we contain the spread of COVID-19?
Regulations under Adjusted Alert Level 1 direct that: 5. (1) A person must wear a cloth face mask or a homemade item that covers the nose and mouth when...