Coronavirus could reach 200,000 by end of week

According to reports

Adam Saville
clock
Coronavirus could reach 200,000 by end of week

Health authorities around the world race to prevent spread of virus which has infected more than 2,000

Residents of China's Hubei province, where the coronavirus was first reported, as well as those who have visited in the last 14 days, are to be banned from entering Hong Kong from today, Reuters has reported. A handful of cases of infection have been reported in other countries, including Thailand, Australia, the United States (three so far), France and Canada. However, as yet, no fatalities have been recorded outside of China. There are currently six confirmed cases in Hong Kong. The mayor...

To continue reading this article...

Join Cover

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, key trend analysis and industry insights.
  • Stay on top of the latest developments around Covid-19, regulation, diversity and mental health.
  • Receive breaking news stories straight to your inbox in the daily newsletter.
  • Members only access to monthly programme 'The COVER Review'
  • Be the first to hear about our CPD accredited events and awards programmes.

Join now

 

Already a Cover member?

Login

More on Group Protection

Legal & General partners on group protection wellbeing platform

Legal & General partners on group protection wellbeing platform

With Fruitful Insights

Hemma Visavadia
clock 23 May 2022 • 1 min read
Individual protection pay outs up 9% on average in 2021

Individual protection pay outs up 9% on average in 2021

ABI and GRiD statistics show

Hemma Visavadia
clock 23 May 2022 • 2 min read
The golden opportunity for Group Income Protection

The golden opportunity for Group Income Protection

"I won’t ever end my advice journey with a client until I’ve talked GIP"

Lee Thomas
clock 20 May 2022 • 6 min read