PNOC RC would like to inform our colleagues in the Energy Compound that we have one (1) new confirmed COVID-19 case.

RC-02 has exposure to a household member who tested positive for COVID-19. RC-02 underwent RT-PCR Test on 15 April 2021 and the test result came back positive today, 19 April 2021. RC-02 exhibits mild symptoms (sore throat, cough) and has been on isolation since 15 April 2021.

RC-02 last reported for work on 12 April 2021. Close contacts have been identified and scheduled for swab testing. They have been advised to undergo self-quarantine, monitor themselves, and report their condition should COVID-19 related symptoms arise.

PNOC RC remains committed in safeguarding the health and safety of the workforce and our stakeholders. We uphold the strict implementation of the Minimum Health Standards for the prevention and control of COVID-19 in the workplace. In this regard, the PNOC RC Office will be closed on 20-21 April 2021 for intensive misting and disinfection.

We will apprise you of any development accordingly.