Coronavirus: Airbus suspends production in France and Spain
Airbus monitors the evolution of the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) globally and assesses the impact on employees, customers, suppliers and the entire business.
Airbus adopts the recommendations of WHO and those adopted by local authorities. In addition, Airbus has implemented special hygiene measures in its production plants.
Suspension of production at Airbus factories
Moreover, as of March 17, 2020, Airbus temporarily suspends production and assembly lines from its bases in France and Spain. The special measure is taken for the next 4 days. This is intended to implement the strict conditions of hygiene, safety and optimal distance.
Airbus supports its employees and offers them a flexible schedule. And wherever you can, even working from home. But all these measures are taken so that there is continuity in the daily activity of the factories.
Airbus recommends that employees avoid travel, especially in high-risk areas. It should be limited to the necessary trips. Everyone who has returned from the regions at risk of infection with COVID-19 automatically goes into isolation for 14 days.
Anyone with COVID-19 symptoms, must notify, request medical advice and automatically quarantine if necessary.
Airbus officials say that these measures will not affect production, and the company will meet delivery times to customers.