Mandatory COVID-19 masks a game-changer in Victoria’s lockdown, modelling shows | ABC News

Mandatory mask wearing was the single biggest factor in driving down case numbers during Victoria’s second COVID-19 wave, new modelling has found.
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The modelling found face coverings were estimated to have reduced transmission and infection risk in the state by between 31 and 46 per cent, and “physical distancing behaviour” by about 6 to 28 per cent.

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