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A Subcontractor Worker Preliminary Tested Positive for COVID-19<br>Thorough Cleaning and Disinfection at Relevant Areas Arranged

2021/01/07

(HONG KONG, 7 January 2021, 1900hrs) – Airport Authority Hong Kong (AA) received a report that a subcontractor staff of the Three-runway System (3RS) project has been preliminary tested positive for COVID-19. Relevant work areas and the vessels that transported the concerned worker to and from the work site have been arranged to be cleaned and disinfected.

The concerned worker is a site worker of a subcontractor of the 3RS contractor China Road and Bridge Corporation – Bachy Soletanche Group Limited – LT Sambo Co., Ltd. He last reported duty on this morning and left relevant site immediately upon notification. The concerned worker had worn a mask all the time while working. Those who have been in contact with the concerned worker have been arranged to conduct COVID-19 test and stay home for 14 days.

The AA has stringent guidelines for contractors and subcontractors to ensure public health and safety of staff and other airport users.

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