Via Euronews: UK to launch Covid-19 pandemic monitoring system ranking threat level from 1 to 5 https://www.euronews.com/2020/05/10/uk-to-launch-covid-19-pandemic-monitoring-system-ranking-threat-level-from-1-to-5
The UK is reportedly to launch a system that tracks the evolution of the pandemic the country.
The system will rank the health threat level on a scale from 1 to 5, in a similar way to what happens with terror threat levels.
A biosecurity center will collect data and monitor progress against the virus, hence determining the government’s response.
Specific measures may be implemented in certain parts of the country, depending on the evolution of the pandemic.
The system is expected to be announced by Prime Minister Boris Johson during tonight’s address to the nation at 8pm.