Abu Dhabi trialling the use of advanced scanners to detect potential Covid-19 cases

abu-dhabi scanners covid cases entrance
UAE
  • Date: 06/16/2021
  • Source: The National
  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Country: UAE

Abu Dhabi trialling the use of advanced scanners to detect potential Covid-19 cases

Abu Dhabi is trialling the use of advanced scanners to detect potential Covid-19 cases. The devices screen people at a distance and will be used at the entrance to public places. They will be tested in multiple areas, including some locations on Yas Island and specific entry and exit points in Mussaffah. People will be permitted to enter if the scanner indicates they are healthy. Authorities have not revealed any details about how the new devices work, but temperature screening is already in use at the entrance to many venues. Results from the new advanced scanners are