Coronavirus: Creative solutions to social distancing Image caption: People sit in circles designed to encourage social distancing as they relax in Domino Park along the East River in Brooklyn, New York City, USA. Image caption: People practise social distancing in a lift at World Trade Center in Colombo, Sri Lanka Image caption: Cardboard cut-outs of customers are placed at dining tables in Five Dock Dining restaurant in Sydney, Australia. The restaurant is also playing taped background “chatter” to create ambience. Image caption: People have lunch at the Penguin Eat Shabu restaurant in Bangkok, Thailand. The plastic barriers ensure social distancing between diners. Image caption: Secondary school students in Albania follow the directions on the ground to enter their building while maintaining social distancing. Image caption: Women are separated by dividers as they have their hair washed in Bella Rinova hair salon in Houston, Texas, US. Image caption: Students practise social distancing in the courtyard of a secondary school as it reopens in Brussels, Belgium. Image caption: People stand on designated markers on a tramway platform in Nice in France. Image caption: An aerial view of San Francisco’s first temporary tent encampment for homeless people. Following public pressure, the city created a socially-distanced sleeping area in a fenced-off space with toilets, hand-washing stations and security. Image caption: A stuffed panda is placed on a chair as a means to enforce social distancing at a restaurant in Bangkok, Thailand. Image caption: Worshippers attend a mass at Santa Barbara Church in Madrid, Spain. Churches can hold mass in Madrid, provided there are limited numbers, face masks are worn and social distance is maintained. Image caption: A waiter checks a customer’s temperature in a restaurant in Milan, Italy. Image caption: Worshippers take part in Friday prayers during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, while keeping a safe distance from each other, at the Mohammed Al-Amin Mosque in Beirut, Lebanon. Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading... Related Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.