Travellers have several reasons not to use the escalator / walking-rail handrails, the main reasons are:
The ‘Safe to Touch’ handrail cleaning & disinfection unit cleans and disinfects the handrails continuously and automatically. The internal brushes clean the handrail and UV-C activation causes anti-bacterial and anti-virus action. A survey of 12 months shows that the installation of the cleaning & disinfection unit increases the percentage of people holding the handrail increases by 100%.
The escalator cleaning & disinfection unit is a perfect solution for installation in department stores, train stations, airports, supermarkets, subway stations, hotels and hospitals.
Read more about the Safe to Touch Escalator Handrail solution.
It is public knowledge that SARS-CoV-2 virus can survive several days on surfaces. A new study though (October 2020) demonstrates that a surface can remain a source of infection for Covid-19 as long as 28 days in room temperature. See the blog 'Covid-19 up-to 28 days on surfaces' and 'Covid-19 tot 28 dagen op oppervlaktes'.
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