Be Kiasu or not for COVID-19

As we keep ourselves informed of the latest situation daily from reports worldwide, we do understand the need of being a little more kiasu and not to be complacent about the danger of COVID-19 pandemic. Why do we still require to be vigilant at all times? With daily report of the situation, we understand that countries that had ease on restrictions are being hit with the second wave of COVID-19 and these countries were caught off-guard and now they have to restrategize their plans as what to do next.

We know that this deadly virus is transmitted through contacts therefore keeping in mind of social distancing and without any sort of physical contact will be the current solution of avoiding being infected. So, the simple rule will be that we have to wear masks and keep our distance from one another to keep ourselves safe from infection. We do know that the infection is via mouth, nose & eyes so we need to refrain ourselves from using our hands to touch these areas. If needed to do so, please go and wash your hands with soap for at least 20 seconds to get rid of any virus on it. Safety measure as such is vital since it will help you to avoid being infected by COVID-19.

Sadly to know that not every person in the world are doing this isolation together at the SAME time to allow this virus to die off since its survival is based on human to human transmission. Unfortunately not everyone is doing it at the same time so this virus is still continuing to spread like wildfire in some countries. Guess it will be waiting for the vaccine cure to stop this spreading! For those who still want to be on the safe side, please abide to the simple rule that had been announced many times over the radio, TV and media which is social distancing and isolation whenever you possibly can do so. This means that whenever you are exposed in public, please do wear your masks and keep your distance apart from others and do NOT touch your face with your hands unless you have just washed it with soap. This will be your own safety measure as to avoid getting infected with COVID-19.

Another sad thing to hear about more people are dying from this virus and people are still pointing fingers & putting blame on each other. Now is the time we should all be UNITED as one and solve this problem instead of finding faults. We as humans are the only possible solution to end this so please stand together as one people to fight against COVID-19. Let us put an end to this matter and resolve the issue together.

Here are some tips where one should abide to in order for keeping yourself as well as loved ones to be safe from COVID-19 pandemic. Please be cooperative and we will emerge victory together!

  1. Point One: Isolation is the best cure for prevention of spreading as well as avoid being infected.
  2. Point Two: Download the contact tracing app for those currently in Singapore as to find out all the unknown sources that maybe infected with COVID-19.
  3. Point Three: Continue with social distancing and wear masks at the same time while in public.
  4. Point Four: Washing hands with soap often as it helps to get rid of viruses on your hands.
  5. Point Five: Do not use your hands to wipe your eyes, nose and mouth unless you have just washed your hands.
  6. Point Six: If you have fever, cough and difficulty of breathing, please wear your mask and go to consult a doctor.
  7. Point Seven: Read latest news update from Government sites as to avoid fake news which can be harmful and deadly.

Time to be Kiasu and avert this disaster together!

QR Code to download for contact tracing in Singapore