April 24th: Visitor CV-19 General Update
To the customers, suppliers, contractors, collaborators and other visitors of General Atomics and its affiliates:
We understand the growing concern as the scope of the COVID-19 outbreak continues to increase. The health, safety and well-being of our community on or off-campus are our top priorities.
All of us are responsible for taking preventative measures to minimize the risks and potential spread of COVID-19.
If you have been diagnosed with COVID-19, or you believe that you have been exposed to a confirmed case of COVID-19 and have recently visited any of our facilities, please immediately notify General Atomics? HR Department at 1-858-455-3075.
We continue to closely monitor the COVID-19 situation and urge everyone to take necessary precautions for health and safety purposes. Among the process and procedures we have implemented:
Travel/Meetings: All non-essential business travel and in-person meetings have been suspended by General Atomics. Use of teleconference and/or web-based meetings is recommended.
GA Facility Visitors: All visitors of General Atomics may be verbally pre-screened upon arrival for symptoms of COVID-19. At certain General Atomics facilities, all individuals will be subject to a temperature screen. Those individuals who have a temperature above 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit (38 degrees Celsius) will not be permitted access. Any individual who suspects he/she is ill should not visit a General Atomics facility, especially if the individual is experiencing any of the following symptoms: fever, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, muscle pain, headache, chills, repeated shaking with chills, sore throat, and/or new loss of taste or smell.
Facial Coverings: All visitors must wear a facial covering while on a General Atomics facility.
On-site Suppliers/Collaborators: All Suppliers/Collaborators? are to follow his/her respective General Atomics host?s instructions regarding reporting to work at a General Atomics facility. If the host instructs the individual to report to a General Atomics facility, and such instruction does not conflict with direction from the individual?s employer, the individual must take necessary precautions when working on-site to protect the health and well-being of the individual and others. Any suspicion of illness should be taken seriously, and the individual must not report to work at a General Atomics facility if the individual is experiencing any of the following symptoms: fever, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, muscle pain, headache, chills, repeated shaking with chills, sore throat, and/or new loss of taste or smell.
Thank you for your cooperation during this time.