FAQ for members of staff about the coronavirus and covid-19

Below, please find frequently asked questions and answers about the coronavirus and the disease Covid-19. Linnaeus University follows the recommendations from the Public Health Agency of Sweden and from the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and has a crisis management group that works with these questions and closely monitors the development.

Updated at 13:50 on 30 March

General advice in short

  • Follow the recommendations from the authorities.
  • Stay at home if you show any symptoms of a cold or a respiratory infection, even if the symptoms are mild (the central government will pay sickness benefit for the first day of sickness).
  • Wash your hands frequently with soap and hot water.

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