Slaughter Company Vion in Apeldoorn close the doors immediately. Earlier in the day eighteen buses arrived with workers who were too close together.
The action is carried out on the orders of the security. no one on and off There are crush barriers at the site and there.
Vion came last week big news when in an office in Groenlo 147 people infected with the coronavirus appeared. That was about a quarter of the total. Thereafter was adjusted to a large-scale source and contact investigation at the company. In this office in Apeldoorn is not fixed contamination.
A spokesman for the state Department of Agriculture Secretary Carola Schouten behind the intervention. She warned earlier this week slaughterhouses that they must have their house in order as regards security measures coronavirus. This applies to both the workplace and in transport towards it.
Vion presents at RTL Nieuws to be very troubling to the situation. “We understand that the police investigates whether there would be possibly one or more people in our office in Apeldoorn which would be on the quarantine list of Groenlo. It is excellent that the police adopt this attempt now. And incomprehensible that there apparently is triggered. ”
“Let’s also clear is how we as Vion are therein: for us and for our employees the same arrangements apply as for any other: if someone is positive for the corona virus then go neatly into quarantine and you stay in quarantine for two weeks. everyone has to adhere to. No exception. ”
Minister: “This is the consequence ‘
Schouten minister confirms that indeed RIVM guidelines were not respected in the vans. Schouten: “That means no sex can be underlines that if measures are not observed, a slaughterhouse is closed The safety that has decided that I am fully behind….”
The campaign emphasizes that compliance with the measures of self-interest that measures be maintained. “It is important that employees can work safely. If not, this is the consequence. They now see.”