WEEKLY UPDATE 8TH to 12TH 2021

UNBS calls for calibration and verification of all temperature guns on the market

The Uganda National Bureau of Standards has called upon all users of the Non-Contact Infrared Thermometers (NCITs), commonly known as temperature guns to ensure that they are calibrated and verified by UNBS. The call was made during an online stakeholder engagement with importers and traders of Infrared thermometers (temperature Guns). This follows complaints from the public regarding the use of uncalibrated infrared thermometers that pose a gap in COVID -19 screening. https://blog.unbs.go.ug/?p=11666