Disinfected dice: Las Vegas casinos getting ready to roll

Acrylic barriers separate player’s seats as a coronavirus safety precaution at a blackjack table in the closed Bellagio hotel and casino, Wednesday, May 20, 2020, in Las Vegas.
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Date of Publication: May 22, 2020

Source: CTV News

Casinos are set to reopen on June 4 in Las Vegas, Nevada as the governor of Nevada states that COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations have been decreasing since the easing of restrictions two weeks ago. Nightclubs, dayclubs, buffets, and large venues will continue to remain closed. All employees including bartenders, dealers, and waiters are required to wear masks, although guests are not. Other procedures set in place to reduce potential spread of COVID-19 include disinfecting the dice between shooters, cleaning chips periodically and changing card decks frequently, as well as offering guests touchless check-in at hotels.

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Summary by: Megan Lam