Travel: MPs call to upgrade e-passport gates to read Covid tests 'We need to be vigilant'

Travel: MPs call to upgrade e-passport gates to read Covid tests 'We need to be vigilant'

She continued to say new e-gates and digital test results could help reduce the risk of transmission.

If this was reduced, it would become safer for Britons to travel and there is a possibility restrictions could ease.

“Upgrading e-gates and digitising test results would reduce the risk of transmission in airports and ensure we are no longer relying solely on border force officials to spot fraudulent documents,” Ms Lucas continued.

“The Government must learn from its mistakes and ensure its border policy is watertight.”

Published at Mon, 21 Jun 2021 08:13:00 +0000