Sumary of Hamilton reports just 25 new COVID-19 cases, two-thirds over 18 in the city have had a vaccine:
- Hamilton reported just 25 new COVID-19 cases on Monday, the lowest daily number the city has recorded since March 1..
- The city reproductive number — the average number of people an infected person is passing COVID-19 on to — has not changed since the weekend and remains at 0.89 after a bump from 0.68 the previous week..
- There were no new outbreaks revealed on Monday after three new workplace surges were declared on the weekend at AIM Recycling Hamilton in the industrial sector, Cancord Inc..
- 5:25 Could the Delta variant put a pause on Ontario reopening Previous Video Next Video The city has seven workplace outbreaks involving 21 people, with 77 total cases among all reported surges in Hamilton..
- Dr. Gerald Evans, the university chair of the infectious diseases division, says the problem surrounds current rapid tests, which cannot find two mutations with the new variant since they don’t appear to exist in this version of the coronavirus..
- “Even though the percentage of the positive tests are the Delta variant, the total numbers are so low that ultimately that going to put that particular variant at a disadvantage,”.
- View link » On Monday, Ontario reported just 525 new COVID-19 cases – the lowest daily case count since late September….