Disney Prohibits Eating and Drinking During Walking to Make Sure Guests Wear Masks

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Disney World visitors can no longer eat and drink while walking on the theme park because way too many people weren’t wearing face masks.

The park’s website updated its breathing apparatus policy, as noted by several Disney World fan blogs over the weekend. It still allows guests to get rid of their face masks while eating or drinking. But asks that they remain stationary and socially distant off their people as they take action.

“Face coverings are needed for all guests (ages 2 or over) and cast members. Please bring your very own face coverings and use them at all times, except when dining or swimming. You might remove see your face covering while actively eating or drinking, however you should be stationary and keep appropriate physical distancing,” the park’s website now says under the face coverings section.

Face masks are compulsory in every aspects of Disney World. Nonetheless it was possible to make use of the eating and drinking loophole to avoid wearing them.

The park happens to be under fire for reopening in Florida, where coronavirus cases have skyrocketed recently. After it originally closed in March when the coronavirus pandemic was at early stages within the U.S.

Dr. Anne Rimoin, a professor of epidemiology during the UCLA Fielding School of Public health insurance and the best choice regarding the UCLA COVID-19 Rapid Response Initiative, told Variety in early July that it was a “terrible idea to be opening at this time.”

To assist prevent the spread of coronavirus in the park, Disney World has brought some extra precautions. Such as enforcing enhanced cleaning to high-traffic areas, adding signs and barriers to promote social distancing and creating cashless services to cut back physical contact.

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