Understanding Scottish Government’s new guidance on when children and young people should wear face coverings

Date: 4th September 2020
Category: Health and health services, Civil Rights and Freedoms
Author: Scotland's Commissioner for Children and Young People

facemask guidance.jpg

This resource answers commonly asked questions in relation to Scottish Government’s new face coverings guidance, that has been implemented from 31st August 2020.

Commonly asked questions that have been answered include:

  • What is a face covering?
  • What should schools do when children do not wear face coverings?
  • What should I do if I do not feel able to wear a face covering?
  • Why has this advice been introduced?

Discover more here.