Coronavirus spread: The Coronavirus has meant world alarm as it is spreading rapidly around the world. Until now, thousands of cases have been reported not only in China but also in countries other than Asia, with Italy being the most recent example. Now a new case has emerged that this time around America. In particular, Amazon confirmed that an employee working in the office of "Amazon Brazil" in downtown Seattle, Washington was found, after tests, to be positive for the coronavirus. The state of Washington has the largest increase in COVID-19 cases USA, while a significant number of such incidents occurred in hospitals. In particular, nine people have died on Washington As of February 18, the total number of confirmed cases was 27. Health care officials said 231 people in Washington were being tested for the virus.
Η company stressed at CNBC that it supports the "affected" employee who is in quarantine. It is worth noting that the office where he works is located in downtown Seattle on 9th Avenue and not in the office of Amazon headquarters, which is located on 7th Avenue. The company informed its employees about the incident, saying that the Amazon employee felt unwell when he returned home on Tuesday, February 25, and since then he has not been present at the Amazon offices. In addition, the company pointed out that it properly informed the employees who had close contact and communication with the specific employee. At the same time, the company stated that those employees who did not have close contact with the "victim" run less risk have been transmitted to them virus. Amazon has also asked officials with symptoms of Coronavirus to stay home and seek medical attention, given that Washington has seen the largest increase in COVID-19 incidents in the US.
Last week, another case of Koronium was also reported as an employee of Google in Switzerland he was diagnosed with Coronavirus.