During these difficult times, there is a lot of uncertainty and fear. At AAA City Removalist, we’ve taken strict measures to ensure the safety of our employees, customers as well as the general public.
Staff members who have returned from overseas should isolate themselves at home and monitor their health closely. If you develop symptoms including a fever and cough you should seek medical advice.
People who think they may have been in close contact with a confirmed case of Coronavirus, should also isolate home, monitor their health and seek medical advice if key symptoms develop.
This information sheet should be read in conjunction with the ‘What you need to know’ and ‘Isolation guidance’ information sheets found at www.health.gov.au/covid19-resources. Go to www.health.gov.au/covid19-travellers for the current list of higher risk countries.
If you’ve returned from overseas or had close contact with someone diagnosed with COVID-19, you must isolate at home.
Employees who are in isolation should alert their employer. Depending on the type of work, and provided the employee is well, they may want to discuss alternative arrangements such as working from home. See the ‘Isolation guidance’ information sheets at www.health.gov.au/covid19-resources
All our employees and alliance partners are kept up to date with the latest guidelines provided by the Australian government. We are committed to keeping our employees, partners and the community safe during such unprecedented times.
We are continuing to seek advice from our strategic alliances and partners such NatRoad, Australian Trucking Association, our Parramatta Chambers of Commerce which we are Gold Members of. We also receive regular advice from the World Health Organization, NSW Public Health, Australian Public Health and of course all other news which we keep up to date with by the minute.
We are quarantining our FREE hiring boxes and cartons as well as practising good hygiene by regularly wiping down and cleaning our trucks and equipment with strong disinfectants.
We understand that those who’ve planned to move or are in the process of moving have been highly disrupted by these uncertain times, which is why AAA City Removalist is working hard to continue to be there for you.
Some coronaviruses can potentially survive in the gastrointestinal tract however, food-borne spread is unlikely when food is properly cooked and prepared. With good food preparation and good hand hygiene, it is highly unlikely that you will become infected with coronavirus through food.
It is unknown at this time if the virus is able to survive in sewerage. Those who work closely with sewerage should take the same precautions as those outlined above for cleaners. Drinking water in Australia is high quality and is well treated. It is not anticipated that drinking water will be affected by coronavirus.
Practising good hygiene is the best defence against most viruses. You should:
While coronavirus is of concern, it is important to remember that most people displaying symptoms such as fever, cough, sore throat or tiredness are likely suffering with a cold or other respiratory illness – not coronavirus. For the latest advice, information and resources, go to www.health.gov.au.
The phone number of your state or territory public health agency is available at www.health.gov.au/state-territory-contacts.
If you have concerns about your health, speak to your doctor.
For AAA City Removalist, we are still operating and it is business as usual, with the addition of strict compliance with all health instructions by experts. We know that despite the current circumstances, many Australians require professional removalist services – so we’re here for you. You can rest assured that we are applying social distancing and all helpful methods to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19 when operating for our customers.
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