Outbreak

'Let's not shake on it' to become acceptable etiquette amid Covid-19 outbreak

15 March 2020 - 00:00 By SUTHENTIRA GOVENDER

"Let's not shake on it" is set to become acceptable etiquette. The traditional handshake is replaced with elbow or fist bumps, hands-on-heart greetings and foot-shakes.

With 24 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in SA, experts have warned that firm or even moderate grips should be avoided because hands are potential carriers of the virus...

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