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Plan Labor Day fun with COVID-19 precautions in mind, experts say

The Orange County Register, Sept. 2, 2021

September 2, 2021

Plan Labor Day fun with COVID-19 precautions in mind, experts say

“There are some high-risk activities that we learned in the last two surges that we should absolutely pay attention to,” including crowding into bars and restaurants where people are eating and drinking in close quarters with masks off and, even if they’re vaccinated, they may be mingling with people who aren’t, [Dr Shruti] Gohil [associate medical director of epidemiology and infection prevention at UC Irvine Medical Center] said.