5 gadgets that help you stay safe against the novel Coronavirus

The Covid-19 pandemic has changed the way we work and play permanently. This is one of mankind’s worst pandemics, spreading across the world due to the ease of transport. In fact, many of us now know someone or the other who is suffering from this deadly disease.

We are all now used to the entire hand hygiene-temperature probe process that is in place across establishments. You also need to be safe when it comes in contact with other people. Here are 5 gadgets that you can use to protect yourself at home.

UV Light Sanitizer Box

UV Light Sterilizer Disinfection Box

This sanitizes any of your everyday objects to make them pathogen-free. You can sanitize your sunglasses, mobile phones and other day-to-day objects in this box. It literally ‘bathes’ all the objects with UV light to rid them of pathogens. They are light on the pocket too, with prices between Rs.2,000 and Rs.4,000.

UV light sanitizer bar

UV Light Sanitizer Bar

These are simple stick-like devices with UV lights attached to it. Priced between Rs.1000- Rs.2000, these bars are effective to sanitize any object at home-all that needs to be done is to point the UV light to the object which kills the germs on it in a matter of a few seconds. In fact, some manufacturers claim these bars can kill 99.9% of all germs within a few seconds.

Pulse Oximeter

Pulse Oximeter

Low oxygen levels are an indicator of the coronavirus. Early detection helps to ensure an early cure. A pulse oximeter is a painless and non-invasive device that checks your blood oxygen levels by shooting beam rays through the tips of your fingers. What’s more, this device is available online at an affordable price of Rs.500-Rs.1,000.

Sanitizer dispenser

Hand sanitizer dispenser

This simple device releases sanitizer liquid to anyone who places their hands below it. You can use this device at your home or office to sanitize the hands of all your visitors. We all know how this works as the Government has issued guidelines to ensure all establishments use a sanitizer dispenser.

Infrared Thermometer

Infrared Thermometer

A common sight at any establishment now, an infrared thermometer checks the temperature of anyone visiting you before they enter your home or office. If anyone has a temperature above the limit, you can deny them entry and sanitize your hands before you continue with your work.

You never know when a Coronavirus can affect you. It is best to take the correct precautions at all times. You can save yourself and your family from this epidemic by using such simple, inexpensive devices.