ECONOMYNEXT – SriLankan Catering said it had traced contacts and tested staff after a confirmed Coronavirus infection, which had led to the discovery of seven more cases.
“One member of the staff tested positive for the virus on Monday, further to which contact tracing led to identifying seven more staff who tested positive for the virus,” the airline said.
“Staff who worked on the shift rosters of the affected members of staff have been subjected to PCR tests.”
“SriLankan Catering follows international guidelines and procedures for the hygienic production of food for in-flight and general consumption to ensure the highest food safety and quality standards are maintained and adhered to during the ongoing global pandemic.”
SriLankan Catering produces food for SriLankan Airlines and other airlines calling at Colombo Airport. (Colombo/Dec17/2020)