Testing in Helmond slaughterhouse due to coronavirus

The GGD will start on Saturday with NVWA veterinarians and their assistants from the Animal Sector Quality Inspection who were active in a pig slaughterhouse in Helmond with a test for the coronavirus. Company personnel will also be examined. It concerns about fifty people. The tests were prompted by the positive response of two inspectors […]

Are slaughterhouses conducive to the spread of coronavirus?

At least two slaughterhouses are among the 25 outbreaks identified since the start of deconfinement on May 11, 2020. 69 cases have been detected in Côtes-d’Armor, 54 in Loiret. The Vendée, too, was affected. Screenings continue. Similar situations are worrying abroad. More than 5,000 workers in a hundred abattoirs are contaminated in the United States, […]

Germany. Increase in contamination in slaughterhouses

More than 90 employees at a slaughterhouse in north-west Germany have tested positive for coronavirus, the latest example in this sector that Berlin is preparing to regulate more strictly. This new focus of infection concerns 92 employees of a cutting plant meat in Dissen, in the state of Lower Saxony, was learned on Monday May […]

Over a hundred cases identified in the two French slaughterhouses hit by the Covid-19

Published on : 05/18/2020 – 07:53Modified : 05/18/2020 – 07:53 More than a hundred people have been diagnosed with Covid-19 in France in two epidemic foci in slaughterhouses, one near Orleans and the other near Saint-Brieuc. Have slaughterhouses become risky places? More than 100 people tested positive for Covid-19 in two slaughterhouses in France, one […]