UK strain of COVID-19 in Brisbane hotel corridors led to cluster, report finds

The Queensland authorities will suggest individuals in quarantine put on facemasks when opening their hotel room doorways with a report into an outbreak set to reveal coronavirus is circulating in the corridors.

A report into an outbreak final month at Brisbane’s Hotel Grand Chancellor the place a cleaner contracted COVID-19, ensuing in a snap three-day lockdown of the town, is due to be launched in a while Friday.

The joint police and well being division investigation is unlikely to pinpoint any particular person mistake or deliberate breach of protocol.

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk advised breakfast tv on Friday the report will reveal that the virus unfold by way of the hotel’s corridors.

The premier mentioned the report is about to suggest individuals in quarantine should put on masks once they open their doorways to obtain meals, put out garbage or change over their linen.

A file image of the Hotel Grand Chancellor in Brisbane
Some company who transferred from Brisbane’s Hotel Grand Chancellor are nearly completed quarantine. Credit score: AAP