Monday, May 10, 2021

SM Clark BPO shut down after 27 employees test positive

Apr 19, 2021 @ 10:58
Spread the love

A business process outsourcing company in SM City Clark was shut down by Angeles City Mayor Carmelo Lazatin Jr. after 27 of its employees tested positive for Covid-19.

The mayor also ordered that all employees of VXI Global Solutions be tested for the virus.

According to a report in Punto Central Luzon, eight employees from Angeles City and 19 from other towns and cities in Pampanga tested positive for Covid-19.

Last April 10, Punto reported that the city government had already shut down the third floor of VXI Building 6 for disinfection, contact tracing, and RT-PCR testing of all its employees.

But only a few employees were subjected to RT-PCR contrary to the city’s directive, according to the report.

Lazatin warned all BPO companies in Angeles City to regularly conduct free swab tests for personnel.

“In this time of pandemic, let us not compromise more the safety and health of our community. Kung ano po ang ipinapatupad ng siyudad, sundin po natin. We will not tolerate any act of ignorance,” he said.

Politiko would love to hear your views on this...

Spread the love
The comments posted on this site do not necessarily represent or reflect the views of management and owner of We reserve the right to exclude comments that we deem to be inconsistent with our editorial standards.

Trending News

Want Politiko alerts on your inbox? Subscribe here.