The donation includes offering money but also basic products. The technology company based in South Korea offers masks person and smartphones in patients in quarantine and air purifiers for hospitals. He has also donated tablets into a educational institutions for children who do not go to school now.
Samsung also provided the training center for workers (South Korea) to the medical authorities to be used as a patient care center. In addition, many engineers The company is working with local manufacturers of medical masks to help improve their factory layouts and production processes to increase efficiency. According to Samsung, such company Mask manufacturing managed to double its daily production thanks to the help of its engineers.
Samsung has also donated about 330.000 masks to the city of Daegu, the epicenter of the epidemic. COVID-19 in South Korea.
In terms of the company's own workforce, Samsung has set up some teams that are next to employees to provide them with resources and updates on the latest guidelines from the health authorities for the coronaio.
The professionally travel Samsung employees have also been restricted and only what is absolutely necessary is done. Also, the work by home for all employees whose subject matter allows them to work remotely. Offices and facilities critical to them products and the services have imposed medical examinations (eg temperature tests), while regular disinfections.
It has increased them controls in all facilities although some of factories Its worldwide operation has been suspended due to orders from local governments.
Despite these measures, some Samsung employees have fallen ill. This week it was confirmed that three of the employees who returned from Brazil were infected with the disease.