Many gave incorrect data
Hundreds of contact persons – Corona outbreak in Hamburg gay bar “cat”
In the Bar “cat” in the Hamburg Schanze district employees have been infected with the Coronavirus. Hundreds of guests are considered as contact persons but a number of them have entered incorrect data.
The Bar “cat” is a the Scene Hotspots in the Hamburg Schanze district – and could now be one for the history of the Coronavirus pandemic in the Hanseatic city.
According to the Hamburg health and social authority were tested, several employees of the “cat” a positive effect on Sars-CoV-2. “It must be assumed that guests might have is without sufficient distance,” said a spokesman for the authority on Wednesday.
Coronavirus outbreak in Hamburger Bar “cat”
The employees were on 5, 8. and 9. September evening in the service and had contact to several hundred visitors to the Bar. Since the beginning of this week many of them had been contacted by the competent health authorities, the spokesman continues. The identification of those Affected was by the for such purposes in the Local survivors ‘ contact information possible.
However, many guests have made, according to the health authority any false or incomplete information – which makes their identification difficult or even impossible and to be a serious health risk. “There is a risk that persons infected who show no symptoms, but, nevertheless, were infected is”, it said further.
The operators of the Bar were informed via their Instagram channel over to the Coronavirus outbreak among the staff and announced: “We are working to do our part to be more in line with our hygiene concept.”
Authorities check compliance with the hygiene concept
The authorities are now checking whether this concept was adhered to. “The entire restaurant is considered to be operating as the source of infection, because the ventilation is difficult and the distances are not observed, under certain circumstances,” the spokesman for the health authority. The “cat” remains closed.
Who are the Bar “cat” on the 5th, 8. or 9. September has visited from 19 clock and not by the authorities have been contacted is asked to call the Hamburg health Department at (040) 428111659 and proceed to further instructions in quarantine.
Sources: Health and social authority in Hamburg, Instagram-profile “cat”