The Board of Trustees of Anvisa approved, this Thursday (12/5), amendment of the Resolution of the Board of Trustees (RDC) 456/2020, to facilitate the approval of Health measures have been adopted at airports and airports, due to the closure of the Public Health Emergency of National Importance (ESPIN) due to the new human infection.
Amendments to the rules have been made possible thanks to the development of the vaccine Covid-19 and ahead of the vaccination of the Brazilian people, which allowed a reduction in the number of cases and deaths in Brazil, despite new developments and advances. different. However, the status of the Public Health Emergency of International Concern reported by the World Health Organization (WHO) remains, which requires that measures be adopted by Airports and planes also warn and compare risks.
In his vote, director Alex Campos, the correspondent for the issue, said “change is only valid because of the use of self-defense in the this area “. The director also reiterated that “measures should be taken slowly, risks should be constantly monitored and measured.” New measures have been taken, including all risk factors “.
Understand the new measures
Consider the current situation, in which the risk of exposing pedestrians to the test of patients (infectious diseases) is greatly reduced, and monitoring is required. use the mask in restricted areas between airports and planes, which is an additional protection for protection. To avoid the risk of transmission of passengers, the following changes have been approved by the Agency and will take effect on May 22:
- Restart the in-flight food service.
- Permission to remove the mask to eat on the boat.
The Agency agreed that the services on board the ship would be as short as possible, so as not to interfere with the use of face protection by passers-by. It is also recommended that all waste generated by in-ship services be collected as soon as possible, with special care for items that have been in direct contact or not directly with the traveler’s mouth, such as glass, plate, fork and others.
- Return by using the maximum capacity for passenger transport.
The decision allows for the resumption of operations of the regular buses used to transport passengers for cruising and cruising in remote areas.
- Removal of restrictions to complete the cleaning and disinfection process of the aircraft only with the aircraft empty.
Aircraft cleaning and disinfection procedures can occur prior to boarding the crew. However, it is important that policies established by RDCs 2/2003 and 56/2008 are still valid and should be followed.
- The body stays away from passengers, at any time.
The effectiveness of non-pharmacological measures to prevent transmission in the environment is clear. Therefore, the visibility of the body far away from the passenger remains, but there is no imposing behavior.
- Supervision of facial applications.
Proper facial protection protects not only the people, but the community, so it is important for public health. Thus, the management of the need to use the mask provides the security necessary for the resistance of other restrictions and to gradually return to normal, always led by the The principle of precaution and protection of health.
- Supervision of landing by line.
The disembarkation of the plane in one line order is a measure that reduces the agglomeration in the plane of the plane and, therefore, can be effective in reducing the risk of transmission.
- Watch for warnings that are heard.
Audible alerts will be monitored, but updated to reflect current incidents. The Office emphasizes that the receipt of good flight information is measured as the best measure of communication with pedestrians.
Measures to disseminate recommendations and health information to pedestrians are still necessary, especially at this time of transition, in order to ensure that pedestrians are up-to-date on current measures. sim no.
Anvisa’s performance in impact on pedestrian health
The Center, across the epidemic, has been following the epidemic situation across the country, so that it can use health measures equal to the risk to prevent health. health of the public.
The Notice of Amendment by Anvisa brings the national law of the border, in accordance with Law 13.979 / 2020. Adoption of immunization as a guide to the health and safety of border countries, reducing the risk of transmission of Sars-CoV-2 and reporting changes New exchanges in Brazil during the most critical period of transmission, for example, are a measure. Approved by the Agency to reduce the risks that have been placed in the intermediate decisions defining specific and temporary measures for entry into the country.
In addition, as a result of the ongoing investigation into the incident, Anvisa has published Special Recommendation 40/2022 / SEI / COVIG / GGPAF / DIRE5 / ANVISA, which it recommends to modify the measures to limit the international crossing of pedestrians to the face. Public health events of major nationalities are caused by the Covid-19 spread everywhere (https://www.gov.br/anvisa/pt-br/assuntos/noticias-anvisa/ 2022 / copy_of_SEI_ANVISA1808155NotaTecnicacomunicado_compressed.pdf).
And today, with the same oversight in border management, the Agency has approved a policy that modifies the measurement procedures to require the approval of airports and airports, in order to to take care of pedestrian health, the essential role of this Center.
The new law will provide ample time for security breaches, as they focus on community protection.
The resolution will take effect on May 22.
Access, All, Voter Advisors and Notices 58/2022 / SEI / COVIG / GGPAF / DIRE5 / ANVISA