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CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION AND ADVICE.

What happens now the 'circuit-breaker' has ended?

The Welsh Government has produced an FAQ on current restrictions: https://gov.wales/coronavirus-regulations-guidance

What is contact tracing?

Welsh Government is attmpting to map the occurences of Coronavirus in Wales and needs your help if you've tested positive for the virus. To find out more about how this is happening, go to https://gov.wales/contact-tracing-your-questions

AWARENESS RAISING.

How do people with sight loss cope with social distancing and other measures that are designed for sighted people?

Inclusive journeys.

https://www.rnib.org.uk/campaigning/priority-campaigns/inclusive-journeys

RNIB's advice to providers of transport.

TRANSPORT

Advice from Guide Dogs concerning travel: http://www.wcb-ccd.org.uk/single_post.php?var=3441

Transport for Wales guidance

https://tfwrail.wales/covid-19

First Cymru

https://www.firstgroup.com/south-west-wales/news-and-service-updates/coronavirus-covid19-service-information

Arriva Buses

https://www.arrivabus.co.uk/coronavirus/

Cardiff Bus

https://www.cardiffbus.com/coronavirus

Traveline Cymru

https://www.traveline.cymru/coronavirus/

Guide Dogs advice for taxi and minicab drivers.

Guide Dogs have prepared advice on how to work with customers who are blind and partially-sighted.

Data Cabs Swansea.

A taxi company in Swansea are contracted by the Health Board and have been trained and provided with PPE. The Taxi have shields between the front and back of the car. The taxi driver will disinfect the car between each person and the drivers will be wearing full PPE.  

Data Cabs Swansea:  01792 474747

Uber

Uber has issued the following useful advice to customers, which equally applies to other providers:

The most important thing you can do right now is stay at home unless absolutely necessary - this is especially critical if you're feeling unwell. This will help slow down and limit the spread of the virus.

If you must travel, keep the wellbeing of your driver in mind by following the guidance below:

When taking rides:

More advice from Uber is at https://www.uber.com/gb/en/coronavirus/

Dragon Taxis.

https://www.dragontaxis.com/covid-19/

 

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This page is being maintained by Richard Bowers: richard@wcb-ccd.org.uk. Please send updates and corrections to him.