Planing for and responding to the Coronavirus - Vironova remains operational
Our commitment during the Covid-19 outbreak -
Control the controllables.
Which in short can be summarized by:
- Ensure the health and safety of our employees.
- Enabling business by remote work for employees and remaining operational for our customers.
As the coronavirus continues to spread globally, we wish to let you know that our first priority is the safety and well-being of our employees, their families, clients and partners around the world. Thus, we have taken measures in order to do our part in trying to delay the spread of the virus and help flatten the curve.
Vironova AB has initiated a Health and Business Risk Mitigation Group, which is lead by the management team to represent our departments, to closely monitor the evolving internal and external situation. The Group is responsible for enacting measures that will ensure the safety of our employees and business continuity for our clients. Plans are in place to ensure that we can continue to deliver the highest possible level of quality service and execution under these unique circumstances. To maintain throughput in our GMP certified laboratory, our microscopist are now rotated around a seven-day work week schedule.
Concerning our Swedish and international operations, a large percentage of our employees in Sweden are working from home in order to minimize physical contact, which also is the current recommendation from the Swedish authorities (Folkhälsomyndigheten). However, it is business as usual at Vironova via remote measures to remain fully operational. To maintain productivity and throughput our microscopist are ie. now scheduled around a 7-day workweek in our GMP certified laboratory.
In these most unusual of circumstances, we are renewing our commitment to becoming a better partner to our customers, to cultivate all our talents and resources at the service of the greater cause we all work for. To benefit the health of end customer - patients around the world. We will continue be here to help you accomplish this objective during and after the coronavirus outbreak is over.
Please do not hesitate to reach out to your usual contact at Vironova if you have any questions or feel free to email me directly.
Our thoughts are with the people who have been affected by this and we appreciate the frontline healthcare workers, local communities and governments working to control Covid-19.
Our efforts to address COVID-19
Vironova’s number one priority is the health and safety of our employees and our customers. We are working closely with the local Swedish government, the World Health Organization (WHO), and U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) to actively monitor the outbreak and take all necessary precautions. We are prepared to walk alongside our customers to help ensure continuity of business, stay connected virtually for support, and provide solutions in this time of need.
Vironova has comprehensive crisis management program in place. We are committed to fulfilling customer orders for services and products and regularly adjust our internal capabilities to respond to market demands, while ensuring our operations and service capabilities continue safely. We are also in regular contact with our suppliers regarding their business continuity plans to help minimize disruption in the delivery of our analytical systems and services.
Support and expertise
We’re committed to making sure you can continue your important work during the situation with COVID-19. Please contact us with any questions that you may have, whether product, service, or support related. We will put you in touch with the proper contact to help provide an answer to your question in a timely manner.
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We recognize that travel restrictions and cancelled events can limit in-person meetings. If you have a meeting scheduled, we will be happy to transition to a virtual option as tools and technology allow. Content from onsite activities has been converted to online events and will be announced on LinkedIn, and Facebook, and email. Connect with us to have access to the latest news, education, and events.