03 May 2020 – Mandatory use of protective face masks for all transport users

Type of Intervention: Executive Order, Regulation
Sectors Involved: Health, Transportation
Intervention Categories: Individual measures; Legal and policy; Regulatory change
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Ministry of Transport, Mobility and Urban Agenda

Overview: The use of face masks will be obligatory for all transport users
The Official State Gazette published the obligation to wear a face mask that covers the nose and mouth for all users of public and collective transport, both on land, such as buses, taxis, mini-cabs and railway, and for air and sea transport.
Full details here: https://www.boe.es/eli/es/o/2020/05/03/tma384/con

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Advice of EXTERNAL expert advisor or advisory committee, Scientific Evidence (e.g. academic paper, report)
Source of Evidence or Justification: World Health Organisation, National – academic, National – government, International – academic, International – government, European Union