Jakarta, March 12, 2020 - The outbreak of the Covid 19 virus, known as Corona, which occurs in almost all countries makes every citizen alert, especially when the Indonesian government announces the first case in Indonesia. In response to this, J&T Express operates a number of standards to prevent the spread of the Covid 19 virus epidemic in operational activities that have been carried out since early March 2020.
Prevention is carried out with the obligation to all operational employees in the field, especially Sprinter and J&T Express Admin to wash their hands and use hand sanitizers for every activity, use gloves when sorting goods, and use masks to maintain comfort in serving customers. Not forgetting that the crucial part is the J&T Express sorting center, which is regularly carried out with disinfectants to maintain the sterility of work areas and packages that previously crossed various cities.
"This prevention is applied to all J&T Express employees both in the field and back office. The presence of the Covid 19 virus that entered Indonesia made citizens quite alert and as a service company serving our public needs prioritizing customer comfort and safety as well as the health of our employees, we took this step. " said Robin Lo, CEO of J&T Express.
Not only in the form of internal prevention, J&T Express also feels the need to provide support to all ranks who are struggling to deal with the Covid 19 virus by distributing donations in the form of more than 25,000 units of personal protective medical devices, saftey goggles gloves and a number of other equipment. This assistance was sent directly using the J&T Express operational car to the Gatot Soebroto Pusat Angkatan Darat Hospital (RSPAD).
"We feel that running this prevention is not enough for J&T Express alone and we want to do more for the people of Indonesia. On this occasion J&T Express distributed donations in the form of personal protective equipment (PPE) through RSPAD, we hope this assistance can be used and utilized for those who are more in need, "added Robin.
This assistance is a tangible form of J&T Express wants to provide a good service to others in the face of an increasingly widespread corona virus epidemic. Deputy Head of the Presidential Hospital RSPAD Gatot Subroto, Brig. Gen. dr. Albertus Budi Sulistya, Sp. THT-KL., MARS also delivered a speech and thanks in the symbolic handover.
"We really feel the importance of support for the medical team on duty in the field and the infrastructure we have received is very much needed at this time. We express our gratitude for the help of noble care from J&T Express to RSPAD Gator Soebroto for helping others, " said Budi.