Coronavirus: germ-killing gateway installed at Abu Dhabi bus station
The sanitisation system is to be rolled out at bus terminals across the emirate
Transport chiefs in Abu Dhabi are stepping up efforts to protect the public by introducing gateway at bus stations that spray disinfectant as people pass through.
The sanitisation system has already been installed at Abu Dhabi Central Bus Station to combat the spread of coronavirus.
The Integrated Transport Centre announced similar booths would be set up across all of the main stations in the emirate to help curb the number of people exposed to Covid-19.
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The gate operates every day from 6am to 8pm and is regularly sterilised and cleaned by a team of specialists.
“The ITC has followed a number of precautionary actions since the outbreak of coronavirus, including the extensive cleaning and sterilisation of public transport in order to protect the public,” said a representative for the centre.
A similar device has been installed at the entrance of Dubai Ambulance’s accommodation to protect frontline workers.
Updated: April 1, 2020 08:10 PM