The Health Board of Estonia has informed Port of Tallinn that the risk of contracting coronavirus in Estonia is very low and there is no need for specific precautions at our harbours.
At this time Port of Tallinn has increased the frequency of cleaning in our passenger terminals and constantly supervises that the disinfectants are available at the toilets.
Port of Tallinn will continue to monitor the situation and update its personnel and visitors as needed.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) informs about the occurrence of a new infectious form of pneumonia caused by the novel coronavirus 2019-nCoV in several countries. Local spread of 2019-nCoV has been observed in China and imported to several countries. Updated information is available on WHO website: https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/situation-reports
Precautions: Follow standard hygiene measures (frequent hand washing) and avoid exposure to infected persons with respiratory symptoms. When coughing or sneezing, cover your mouth with flexed elbow or tissue and afterwards wash your hands.