Tracing the Coronavirus
Tracing the Coronavirus

Although the struggle to contain the coronavirus in Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage and surrounding areas continues, a number of local medical professionals are working hard to do their part health crisis. According to recent announcements from California’s governor, Gavin Newsom, a critical element of reopening California safely will be the use of contract tracers. Based on current policies, cities will be required to utilize 15 contract tracers for every 100,000 residents. This powerful resource will help ensure that new infections can quickly be traced and contained as rapidly as possible.

Identifying Logistical Hurdles

Unfortunately, this particular strategy brings its own logistical programs. According to the most recent data collected in California, over 40% of the state’s counties would have difficulty meeting this quota of trained tracers. With that in mind, the state is investing heavily in training individuals to be able complete this critical task as safely and quickly as possible.

While it may seem unconventional to rapidly deploy a new team of tracers to help contain the spread of coronavirus, the unprecedented nature of the outbreaks and our nation’s response has made sure that even dramatic options such as this are still on the table. While it is too soon to understand if this type of tracing will help communities such as Indio, Rancho Mirage, Victorville and more, this proactive approach is certainly a step in the right direction on many levels.

Personal Injury Attorneys in Palm Springs

Our firm of wrongful death attorneys in Palm Springs has been handling personal injury cases throughout the California Low Desert and High Desert communities for over 30 years. With a 95% success rate, the California personal injury attorneys at Walter Clark Legal Group will fight to hold those responsible for your loss accountable and win compensation to cover medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering. If you have been injured in an accident and want to discuss your legal options, contact us today for a free consultation with an experienced personal injury lawyer. We have offices in Indio, Rancho Mirage, Victorville, and Yucca Valley and represent clients through the entire California Low Desert and High Desert communities.

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DISCLAIMER: The Walter Clark Legal Group blog is intended for general information purposes only and is not intended as legal or medical advice. References to laws are based on general legal practices and vary by location. Information reported comes from secondary news sources. We do handle these types of cases, but whether or not the individuals and/or loved ones involved in these accidents choose to be represented by a law firm is a personal choice we respect. Should you find any of the information incorrect, we welcome you to contact us with corrections.




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