by John Herbert
Go ahead, keep issuing the exact same advice daily.
Although the number of COVID infections involving building drainage systems is scary, and is increasing day by day.
Yet, the exact same advice is issued in the press release every day, that does not make any sense. Is it an inter-department issue, whose responsibility?
It is exactly same text in the 100’s of Press Releases before it. Go figure.
click here for a list of sick buildings
The HK government press release on 15 May 2020 announced public housing will be inspected source:
But it is too late, on 4 June 2020 a cluster of COVID19 cases has occurred, centered around the public housing Luk Chuen House, Lek Yuen Estate, Sha Tin estate Source:
It should not be forgotten that the SARS outbreak in 2003 and COVID19 at Hong Mei House, Cheung Hong Estate, Tsing Yi, were connected with spreading disease through damaged drainage vent pipework.