A couple of days ago we had a conversation about screenings upon entering businesses. The workplace protocols regarding health and safety due to Covid-19 is that all individuals entering a place of work must be screened. This includes answering several health related questions pertaining to known symptoms linked to the virus. This also includes a temperature screening with a hand-held thermometer device.

There have been videos of bogus knock-off devices being sold and used giving random temperature readings and/or the incorrect use of devices – which has raised many concerns.

We received an email from a reputable company, willing to speak to us about electronic thermometers, the science behind it and best practices, especially during this health crisis.

Managing director of Testo, Christian Tomanek, joins us on the line…