Is anyone exempt from wearing a face covering?

Yes. Face coverings should not be worn by children who are two years of age or younger, or children under the age of twelve unless supervised by an adult. Additionally, if wearing a face covering would be difficult or harmful, an individual should not do so. Examples would be someone who has a physical disability that makes it difficult to easily wear or remove a face covering; someone who is deaf and uses facial and mouth movements as part of communications; someone who has been advised by a medical professional to not wear one; or someone who has trouble breathing or cannot remove a face covering without assistance.

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1. Is there a difference between "cloth" and "fabric" face coverings?
2. What is a cloth face covering?
3. What is the science behind face coverings?
4. Can a business owner require masks upon entry?
5. When is a face covering not needed?
6. Can I wear a face shield instead of a mask?
7. If I have a medical exemption from wearing a mask I can work at my job without one, right?
8. Is anyone exempt from wearing a face covering?
9. Can I use an N95 respirator or surgical mask instead?