How does the new check-in system work?
When someone enters a venue and scans an official QR poster, the venue information will stay on a user’s phone. This information will stay on your phone for 21 days and if during that time a coronavirus outbreak is identified at a location, the venue ID in question will be sent to all devices. The device will check if users have been at that location and if the app finds a match, users will get an alert with advice on what to do based on the level of risk.
So when you enter the salon you will be asked to scan one of our NHS QR posters using the new NHS Covid-19 app available here: