COVID-19: 203 are already infected in P&G companies

According to the National Agency for Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels (ANP), today (20) to 203 the number of confirmed cases by coronavirus in oil and natural gas companies in the country.

Also according to the agency, increased to 105 cases confirmed from professionals who accessed the offshore facilities of exploration and production. On offshore platforms, the security protocol determines the landing of the infected and of any person who has had contact with confirmed cases. Also according to the ANP, if it is not possible to maintain the minimum team for safe operation on the platforms, production will be Interrupted.

"Companies have been reducing to a minimum the number of people to reduce workers' exposure to covid-19, and come from establishing contingency procedures for the maintenance of in a safe manner and in accordance with the regulation, which has been monitored daily by the ANP," the ANP said.