Coronavirus (COVID-19)

What To Know

Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses which may cause illness in animals or humans. In humans, several coronaviruses are known to cause respiratory infections ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) abd Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS). The most recently discovered coronavirus causes coronavirus disease COVID-19.

Protection Measures: What Employees Can Do

  • Stay aware of the latest information on the COVID-19 outbreak
  • Take care of your health and protect others by doing the following:
    • Wash your hands regularly – using a handwash or hand sanitizer
    • Maintain at least 6 feet distance from anyone who is coughing or sneezing
    • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth
    • Cover your mouth and nose with your bent elbow or tissue when you cough or sneeze. People with no respiratory symptoms, such as cough, do not need  to wear a medical mask
    • Stay home if you feel unwell
  • Wash Hands and Clean Environmental Surfaces