Two Avtovaz employees have been infected with the Coronavirus

Two Avtovaz employees have been infected with the Coronavirus


 

Rambler.- Two new cases of Coronavirus infection have occurred amongst the Avtovaz staff, as announced by the official trade union of the plant.

“The number of infected people has increased by two people at the plant. The infections have occurred at supply chain (logistics) and press production services” – according to the statement published by the trade union.

According to the trade union, the company is currently conducting an analysis on the close circle of the infected employees with doctors and the Russian Federal Consumer Rights Protection and Human Health Control Service for compulsory isolation.

“In this regard, the number of Avtovaz employees under quarantine will rise again tomorrow” – as stated by the trade union, emphasising the current total number of Avtovaz staff in isolation as 11, including one in Moscow.

Two Coronavirus cases were confirmed amongst Avtovaz staff in March: one employee in chassis production and one from a subsidiary enterprise. Both employees have recovered from the infection.