NEWS: Qatar Airways is requiring passengers to wear face shields. This is what health experts had to say.

July 7

As mask rules have caused some controversy on U.S. airlines in recent months, Qatar Airways is taking an even stronger stance by requiring economy passengers and cabin crew to wear both face masks and face shields on board.

In its recent announcement, the airline says it will provide passengers with a complimentary kit of disposable protective gear that includes a shield, surgical mask, gloves and hand sanitizer gel.

Anyone refusing to wear a face shield during the boarding process will not be allowed to travel on the flight, the company said.

Read More via The Washington Post here: https://www.washingtonpost.com/travel/tips/qatar-airways-is-requiring-passengers-wear-face-shields-what-do-health-experts-recommend/