28 September 2020,   18:14
1 person will be admitted every 6 square meters - gym, swimming pool safety guidelines

According to the Head of Labour Inspection at the Ministry of Health Beka Peradze, the relevant regulations for swimming pools and gyms will be published today. He also talked about the recommendations, which, in his words, are being created.

According to the upcoming instructions, 1 person will be admitted every 6 square meters. Preference is given to natural ventilation, however, in case of artificial ventilation, it should start ventilation at nominal speed. The upcoming regulations are as follows:

After cleaning, natural draught ventilation should be done;
Towels should be provided in disposable packages;
The showers should be separated;
The water from pool filters should be tested for E. coli bacteria;
Sunbeds should not have absorbent, soft covers;
Group exercise can resume with up to 10 people per group class;
Sunbeds should be disinfected after use.

Swimming pools and gyms will reopen after examination by the Labor Inspection, according to the decision of the Inter-Agency Coordination Council.