FAQ for members of staff about the coronavirus and covid-19

Below, please find frequently asked questions and answers about the coronavirus and the disease Covid-19. Linnaeus University follows the recommendations from the Public Health Agency of Sweden and from the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and has a crisis management group that works with these questions and closely monitors the development.

Updated at 09:10 at 15 July.

General advice in short

Follow the recommendations from the authorities and keep up to date.

  • Stay at home if you show the slightest symptoms of a cold or a respiratory infection, and at least two days thereafter without symptoms (the central government will pay sickness benefit for the first day of sickness). Stay at home for at least seven days in case of loss of taste and smell.
  • Wash your hands frequently with soap and hot water.
  • Remember to keep a physical distance to other people.

FAQ for members of staff

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