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Samsung shuts down a research lab after an employee Tests Positive for Corona Virus 

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Yes, another day another corona case! All the leading companies are trying to accommodate all employee and their safety. But according to the recent reports from the Samsung headquarter research center. Their workforce got tested positive and sent home for quarantine.

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While the leading name Samsung proclaimed the closure of one of its research laboratories due to the corroborative a case of infection with the new Coronavirus among the facility’s workforces. Previously, many of the research labs have been closed for the betterment of the employees.

Now, after the case was confirmed, the tech giant asked all employees in the unit to stay home and work firmly with the home office system, to prevent the spread of COVID-19 among its team.  In addition to allowing its employees to work from home, Samsung revealed that it has already taken all sanitary measures to contain the spread of the disease, such as cleaning the work environment completely until testing. With its workers who have been in contact with the employee. 

It must be remembered that this is not the first confirmed case of the new Coronavirus among the company’s employees in Suwon, and the first case was recorded about five months ago. The smartphone maker also had to isolate its employees in Vietnam after it was confirmed that a worker was infected. In Brazil, Samsung closed two factories, one in Manaus and Amazonas and the other in Campinas, Sao Paulo state. 

Furthermore, more and more cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed among Samsung employees at the company’s research center in Seoul and factories globally.  Besides, the world has already passed 1.3 million deaths due to the new coronavirus, according to World meter data. In Brazil, there have been more than 166,000 fatal victims because of the corona Virus. We hope that the employee gets a speedy recovery and we also advise you to stay at home! Follow the proper SOP’s. Don’t forget to comment below to let us know your thoughts on it!