Din Tai Fung just announced that an employee at their Gardens Mall outlet tested positive for COVID-19!
Find out what happened, and if you should be concerned!
Din Tai Fung Gardens Mall : Employee Positive For COVID-19!
On 7 January 2021, Din Tai Fung announced that an employee at their Gardens Mall outlet tested positive for COVID-19.
They immediately closed their Gardens Mall outlet, for a thorough disinfection. They also quarantined all Din Tai Fung employees there and sent them for screening.
Din Tai Fung did not mention when they would reopen their Gardens Mall outlet.
Din Tai Fung COVID-19 Exposure : Official Statement
Here is the official statement by Din Tai Fung on the COVID-19 exposure at their Gardens Mall store.
Din Tai Fung COVID-19 Exposure : What’s The Risk?
The risk very much depends on whether the affected staff member was customer-facing, and if so, did he/she comply with protective measures like wearing a face mask, and maintaining physical distance where possible.
As this is a restaurant, customers will generally not be wearing face masks, although it is highly recommended that everyone wears a face mask in a restaurant, unless it is to eat or drink.
In fact, you should be wearing a face mask while ordering food, and while waiting for your food and drinks to be delivered.
As mentioned in their statement, they are tracing contacts, and those identified as close contacts will be asked to self-quarantine and get tested.
This case reinforces the importance of contact tracing, as well as the MySejahtera mobile app which logs the movements of its users.
While restaurants and all other public premises offer physical logbooks, we highly recommend that you use MySejahtera, because it allows for easier and faster contact tracing.
Using MySejahtera also obviates the need to sign a physical logbook, which usually means using a shared pen – an unnecessary risk factor.
COVID-19 is easily destroyed by soap, so even a simple cleaning operation will definitely clean the store of any infectious particles, albeit only temporarily.
COVID-19 : How To Keep Safe!
Here are a few simple steps to stay safe from COVID-19 :
- Avoid suspected cases or disease hotspots, like hospitals, if possible!
- Avoid public events and crowds
- Keep our hands clean with soap or hand sanitiser
- If you need to wear a surgical mask, make sure you put it on and remove it properly!
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