Your safety is a priority for Kaiser Permanente. If you choose to join a demonstration, protect yourself and others with these simple safety tips.
While sheltering at home and social distancing have slowed the spread of COVID-19, the recent increase in cases across the nation is a reminder that the virus is still active and spreading in our communities. We should all continue to embrace social distancing measures including maintaining 6 feet of distance between us and wearing masks in public.
There are ways to decrease your chance of exposure when spending time in public. Visiting parks or beaches, and taking part in parades, protests, and other gatherings are all activities that can increase your risk of exposure. We encourage you to review the following tips that will help you stay as safe and healthy as possible while outside your home and in public.
In addition to keeping our members safe and healthy, Kaiser Permanente cares deeply about equality, inclusion, and social justice. If you choose to attend a protest, please protect yourself, your family, and your community. Here are steps you can take to protest safely and help slow the spread of COVID-19: