Communion in the hand is actually more dangerous, but the modernists want to stamp out reverent reception of the Most Holy Eucharist.
From Rorate Cæli
By His Excellency Athanasius Schneider, Auxiliary Bishop of St Mary in Astana
'The ban on Communion in the mouth is unfounded compared to the great health risks of Communion in the hand in the time of a pandemic. Such a ban constitutes an abuse of authority.'