Specifically, the mask requirement is to be expanded, there are to be restrictions in gastronomy, an expansion of 2G to other areas and comprehensive controls.
“In view of the extremely tense infection situation and based on the prognoses, we have been working closely with experts and experts
Current figures worrying
As of Friday, 73,213 people (+1,500 compared to the last report) had tested positive for Covid-19 in the state of Salzburg. According to state statistics, the 7-day incidence as of November 12, 2021 at 8:30 a.m. is 1,154.6.
According to EMS, the number of actively infected people in the state is currently 9,750 (+887). Actively infected people by district compared to the last morning report: Pongau 1194 (+115), Tennengau 1254 (+93), Lungau 559 (+100), City of Salzburg 2199 (+211), Flachgau 3.729 (+283) and Pinzgau 815 (+ .) 85). There are currently 190 Covid-19 patients in the hospital, 24 of them in the intensive care unit. (last 171/21). So far there have been 638 results (+2 compared to the last report) in connection with Covid-19.
Further restrictions in gastronomy
In the field of gastronomy, there will be no more standing consumption from Monday. This means that both drinks and food can only be consumed while sitting. Alcohol may not be served or consumed in many and occasional markets and snack stands. There is also an FFP2 mask requirement for the markets, as well as for the cultural sector, people with customer contact and customer services that are close to the body.
With this one hopes to get the increasing number of infections under control and to be able to prevent a lockdown for the state, said Governor Haslauer. He was also in contact with Finance Minister Gernot Blümel in order to find a substitute financial solution for the companies affected, emphasized Haslauer.
Backing from the green government partner
Governor Haslauer has received backing for his plans from the green coalition partner. Clear statements and measures are now needed for everyone, emphasizes Deputy Governor Heinrich Schellhorn (Greens).
“The point now is to reduce the number of contacts overall. That must be the goal. Because we see that there are also people in the clinics who have been vaccinated. And we also have to protect those who have been vaccinated, ”says Schellhorn.
“Police will control precisely and strongly”
“The measures in Salzburg are extensive, the police will keep a close eye on compliance,” announced Governor Haslauer. In Salzburg, 16 percent of the intensive care beds are currently occupied, level five with a surface area of 30 percent would not have been reached. Therefore, the conditions for a lockdown for unvaccinated people in Salzburg are not given, argued Haslauer.
Livestream for the LH press conference
On Friday at 11.30 a.m., the governor will talk to the health minister about the planned package of measures. In any case, the regulation can be drawn up quickly; it would be valid for two weeks until the end of November. From 1.30 p.m. Governor Haslauer will give a press conference on this, which can be followed via livestream – Live stream from the press conference.