Pelita Samudera Shipping Tbk conducted Swab Antigen Test For Its Employee Post Eid-Al Fitr Holiday

PT Pelita Samudera Shipping Tbk (PSS) conducted antigen swab tests for its employees in Jakarta and Samarinda after the Eid al-Fitr holiday.  The move is part of the company’s commitment to continue to implement health protocols for the health of all staff and Covid-19 transmission prevention in the company’s work environment.

In Jakarta, an antigen swab test was conducted at PT MSI Ship Management office, Sudirman Park, Central Jakarta on Monday morning (17/5). The Antigen swab test is in collaboration with the Maritime Occupational Health Center (BKKP) Directorate of Sea Transportation, Ministry of Transportation. The officer takes a sample of respiratory fluid from the nose with a test kit, then placed it in a special solution to see whether or not there is a coronavirus antigen. 87 employees took tests divided into several sessions to prevent crowds. The result showed no COVID-19 was detected based on the test results or Negative for all employees

Antigen swab test is routinely done every month in the company’s work environment (PSS &MSI). The test this time is mandatory due to the Eid holiday, and also to prevent office clusters.

Meanwhile, at the PSS Representative Office in Samarinda, 65 employees of PSS and PT Permata Bahari Shipping, a sister company of PSS, also conducted antigen swab tests on Tuesday (18/5) afternoon. The test was also in collaboration with BKKP Samarinda. The result showed no COVID-19 was detected based on the test results or Negative for all employees.

contributed by
Hariman Chalid
Corporate Communication
0 replies

Leave a Reply

Want to join the discussion?
Feel free to contribute!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *