PTC Holding is taking all necessary preventive measures to limit the spread of the coronavirus.
“We reacted to the threat quite quickly. In the shortest possible time, internal documents regulating the work of the company and security measures during the state of emergency were prepared and published. The company quickly switched to a remote mode of operation in the cities of Astana and Almaty, and additional security measures were taken at the Holding’s production facilities,” said Alisher Limanov, Head of the Occupational Health and Safety Service.
According to him, the necessary protective equipment was purchased and distributed – gloves, antiseptics, masks for more than a thousand employees of the Holding Group of Companies. Contracts have been concluded for the provision of weekly disinfection services in the offices of administrative buildings and industrial premises in the regions. In the event that an employee is diagnosed with COVID-19, memos have been developed and an action algorithm has been approved for the management of the central office and subsidiaries, aimed at meeting production targets, using internal human resources, and recruiting additional staff.Due to timely PCR testing, the risk of infection among employees has been significantly reduced. Two-time body temperature measurement for pre-shift and post-shift examinations has been added to the current protocol of medical centers at the production sites of the holding’s subsidiaries. Medical staff monitors the health status of employees of subsidiaries on a daily basis.