Feb 14, 2020
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- Updated : Feb 14, 2020 22:00
COVID-19 Statement (Bukom)
Following the notification from the Singapore Ministry of Health, Shell Singapore can now confirm that a contractor working on the Pulau Bukom manufacturing site has unfortunately tested positive for COVID-19 on 13 February 2020. Importantly, he is receiving the medical attention he requires, and we wish him a full recovery.
Shell’s priority is the safety and health of our people and our environment, as well as the continued safe operation of all our businesses. Our operations at Pulau Bukom are unimpacted by this development. We continue to monitor the situation closely to ensure the well-being of our staff and contractors.
- Updated : Feb 14, 2020 16:00
Shell can confirm that an employee who works at The Metropolis has been identified as having close contact with a COVID-19 case who tested positive this morning. Our employee is well with no symptoms, and will continue to monitor his health at home.
As a precautionary measure, we will thoroughly clean and disinfect the work areas and common areas in accordance with guidelines set by the Ministry of Health and National Environment Agency. The colleagues he has been in close contact with have been advised to work from home with immediate effect until further notice. We had already implemented precautionary measures as advised by MOH including temperature screening at Shell Singapore sites and work locations.
Our operations are unimpacted by this development. Shell has business continuity plans in place to ensure the safety and sustainability of our business operations and our ability to meet the needs of our customers and partners.