On July 23, Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (Hereinafter, "Murata”) confirmed that an employee (Living in Osaka City) of one of our partner companies working at Murata Head Office (Kyoto, hereinafter "the site") has tested positive for COVID-19.
1. Status of the employee of our partner company
The employee had showed symptoms since the night of July 14, so the employee was diagnosed by a medical institution and did not go to work. On July 22, the employees visited medical institutions for PCR tests and tested positive on July 23. It has been confirmed that the employee always wore a mask and had no close contacts within the company.
2. Current status of the site
To prevent infection with and minimize the spread of COVID-19, we sterilized the floor and facilities where the employee worked.
We sincerely apologize for any anxiety or concern that this may cause people in the immediate and surrounding regions. In accordance with government policies and guidelines, Murata is committed to doing our best to prevent infection with and minimize the spread of COVID-19, giving top priority to the well-being and safety of local residents, customers, suppliers, and all our employees.
Murata in Brief
Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. is a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and sale of ceramic-based passive electronic components & solutions, communication modules and power supply modules. Murata is committed to the development of advanced electronic materials and leading edge, multi-functional, high-density modules. The company has employees and manufacturing facilities throughout the world. For more information, visit Murata's website at www.murata.com