Jaya Grocer just announced that more employees at their Intermark store tested positive for COVID-19!
Find out what happened, and if you should be concerned!
Jaya Grocer Intermark : Multiple Employees Positive For COVID-19!
On 14 January 2021, Jaya Grocer announced that a cashier at their Intermark store tested positive for COVID-19.
On 15 January 2021, Jaya Grocer announced that more employees at their Intermark store have also tested positive for COVID-19.
Jaya Grocer closed their Intermark outlet on 15 January 2021, to perform deep cleaning and sanitisation.
They will reopen on 16 January 2021 at 9 AM, with only staff who have tested negative and were not close contacts with the affected employees.
Close contacts who tested negative would still be quarantined for a minimum of 10 days.
Jaya Grocer Intermark COVID-19 Exposure : Official Statement
Here is the official statement by Jaya Grocer on the COVID-19 exposure at their Intermark store.
Dear Valued Customers,
As a follow-up to yesterday’s statement, it is with a heavy heart that we must inform you that some additional staff have tested positive for COVID-19 at Jaya Grocer The Intermark Mall.
Please rest assured that:
1. Only staff who have tested negative and are not close contacts will report to work.
2. All close contacts who have tested negative will be quarantined for a minimum of 10 days as advised by the Ministry of Health (KKM). They will be subjected to another round of the swab test before reporting back to work.
3. Jaya Grocer at The Intermark Mall has been thoroughly cleaned and sanitised in accordance with the guidelines set by the Ministry of Health (KKM).
Jaya Grocer at The Intermark Mall will re-open for business tomorrow on Saturday, 16th January 2021, at 9am.
At Jaya Grocer, your safety remains our utmost priority. Thank you for your continuous support. We would like to welcome you back to Jaya Grocer at The Intermark Mall. Please stay safe and healthy.
THE MANAGEMENT OF JAYA GROCER
Jaya Grocer Intermark COVID-19 Case : What’s The Risk?
The risk would depend on whether the affected employees wore a face mask properly, maintained physical distance from customers and co-workers, as well as good hand hygiene.
The Ministry of Health will no doubt be 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 shopping malls 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.
However, it is critical that you wear a face mask in public at all times, as they greatly reduce the risk of infection.
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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