SCB temporary staff tests positive for Covid-19

SCB temporary staff tests positive for Covid-19
A temporary employee of Siam Commercial Bank Plc (SCB) who works on the 20th floor of Ari Hill Building on Phaholyothin Road has tested positive for Covid-19, the bank said on Tuesday (March 24).

“The employee is now in hospital and his last day at work was March 23,” the bank said.

After notifying the Ministry of Public Health and the Bank of Thailand, SCB has ordered all employees who work on the 19th and 20th floors to stop coming to work and self-quarantine at home for 14 days, as well as report their health monitoring results periodically.

“We have also closed down the 20th floor and disinfected the area as per Ministry of Public Health’s standards,” added the bank.

The bank has also reached out to persons who have made contact with the employee in the past week and urged them to follow self-quarantine practices suggested by the Ministry of Public Health.

“SCB is committed to the safety of our staff and customers and will use all necessary measures, according to public health standards, to control and prevent the spreading of Covid-19 ,” the bank said.