IT is little wonder that cold and flu germs spread at this time of year.
How many readers have had the misfortune to pick check-out operators with colds? As they scan your items, they stop to cough and sneeze into their hands – not a tissue or wipe in sight.
Why do shop and supermarket managements continue to permit such poor hygiene practices?
Health promotion agencies also have a duty to do more.
Is it not time to bring back the ad campaign: Coughs and Sneezes Spread Diseases?