senza maschera 2021 Emmys defended by Los Angeles County after criticism over lack of COVID-19 safety protocols

The Sunday night broadcast caught flack online as the packed ceremony seemed to toss safety precautions to the wind. Very few – if any – masks were worn and social distancing was not in place between groups of people.

When he presented an award early in the night, Rogen compared the event to being in ahermetically sealed tin.Host Cedric the Entertainer later explained, tuttavia, that all attendees were vaccinated.

In una dichiarazione a Fox News, the Department of Health explained that because of the nature of the event, the crowded venue was not in violation of any suggested safety guidelines.

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Seth Rogen commented o the lack of coronavirus safety measures taken by the Television Academy while presenting an Emmy Award on Sunday night.

Seth Rogen commented o the lack of coronavirus safety measures taken by the Television Academy while presenting an Emmy Award on Sunday night. (Photo by Cliff Lipson/CBS via Getty Images)

Despite mask mandates being in place in Contea di Los Angeles – for both vaccinated and unvaccinated people –exceptions are made for film, televisione, and music productions, as additional safety modifications are made for these controlled interactions,” ha detto il dipartimento.

The Emmy Award Show is a television production, and persons appearing on the show are considered performers,” leggi la dichiarazione. “All persons appearing on or in the audience of the Emmy Award Show were fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

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Inoltre, the department was told that all attendees tested negative for COVID-19 within 48 hours of the event. Allo stesso modo, production crews were required to be vaccinated or test negative for the virus twice per week.

The Emmys reached out to Public Health in advance to share their safety protocols, which exceeded the baseline requirements for television and film productions,” the organization continued. “Careful planning before large events is essential to assure that all health and safety requirements are adequately addressed.

Despite having a large crowd in close quarters without masks or social distancing, the Emmys did not violate coronavirus safety protocols, according to the Los Angeles County Department of Health.

Despite having a large crowd in close quarters without masks or social distancing, the Emmys did not violate coronavirus safety protocols, according to the Los Angeles County Department of Health. (Cliff Lipson/CBS via Getty Images)

Inoltre, a satellite venue in Inghilterra hosted some international stars, including those involved with Netflix'S “The Crown.Olivia Colman and Gillian Anderson both accepted their acting awards from the venue.

Full vaccination of all attendees is one of the most powerful ways to achieve a safe environment. Testing of event participants and crew and optimizing ventilation are additional powerful tools,” the Department of Health said. “Public Health will continue review the protocols of future large television production events and prescribe additional safety modifications to mitigate risk of COVID-19 transmission.

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The Television Academy did not respond to Fox Newsprevious request for comment on the matter.

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