COVID-19: end of the mandatory mask in public transport

COVID-19: end of compulsory mask in public transport

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As of today, wearing a mask is no longer mandatory in Quebec's public transit networks.

“We are very happy with that, because the situation allows it, given how cases and hospitalizations are on a downward trend”, rejoiced the Minister of Health and Social Services, Christian Dubé, during the announcement, 10 years ago. days.

The choice of mask will remain at the discretion of each person.

The obligation to wear a face covering was lifted on May 14 for closed public places or partially covered.

Masks remain mandatory in hospitals, CHSLDs, CLSCs and clinics. It is recommended for people who are vulnerable due to their age or state of health to continue to wear it.