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Thomas A. Moore and Matthew Gaier Thomas A. Moore and Matthew Gaier

Over the past year, the COVID-19 pandemic has dramatically effected all of our lives. The potential dangers to individuals from contracting the virus are extreme—it can be fatal or result in severe long-term injuries. The damage to society from the spread of the virus has been devastating, and its recent mutations are even more highly contagious. Physicians and scientists determined relatively early-on that wearing masks and social distancing are crucial to containing the virus, limiting the number of people infected, and protecting the health and well-being of individuals. The wearing of masks has been said to be more important for protecting others than protecting the wearer.

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