Why does everyone wear masks in public?
The mask is a way to help stop the spread of the coronavirus. In June, the World Health Organization (WHO) recommended widespread mask-use as a way to prevent coronavirus transmission. if you are in a public place where you will encounter other people, you should wear a mask. Face masks help contain respiratory droplets that can transmit SARS-CoV-2, the coronavirus that causes COVID-19, from people who do not know they have the virus.