Keyword: masks

Paris metro system tests CCTV system to monitor wearing of masks

France's information privacy watchdog CNILL has expressed concerns that the Paris metro network has begun using software on CCTV images to monitor the wearing of face masks by passengers, which will be mandatory as France lifts its lockdown measures on Monday, while the private company leading the project insists no personal data is provided to the authorities.   

Coronavirus: France mandates masks for schools and transport

Pupils aged 11-15 will be expected to wear face masks and ttores will have the right to ask shoppers to wear masks, and should ensure they remain a metre apart.

French police threaten to stop mask-less patrols after officer dies

All French police unions issue 'solemn threat' after government ordered them to hand over most protective masks to health worker.

Coronavirus: France to requisition face masks for official use

President Macron said on Twitter that the governemnt will distribute them to health professionals and to French people infected with the coronavirus.

The US sculptor who masked the disfigured French wounded of WWI

Anna Coleman Ladd was director of the Red Cross mask-making studio in Paris where she moulded and painted unique artificial faces.