Social Distancing Is Not Enough

We will need a comprehensive strategy to reduce the sort of interactions that can lead to more infections

A customer sits in a restaurant with taped off seating to make sure people adhere to social distancing on March 29, 2020 in Hong Kong. Photo: Billy H.C. Kwok/Getty Images

1. COVID-PROOF THE OFFICE

A floor plan of the site of a coronavirus outbreak in Seoul, South Korea. The blue seats show where people with confirmed cases sat. (Courtesy of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

2. COVID-PROOF THE RESTAURANTS

A floor plan of restaurant tables and air-conditioning flow at the site of a coronavirus outbreak in Guangzhou, China. The yellow circle indicates an infected patient; red circles show future patients. (Courtesy of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

3. COVID-PROOF PUBLIC ENTERTAINMENT

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