Walmart Confirms Covid-19 Case at Distribution Centre in Cornwall Ontario

SEPTEMBER 22, 2020 – Walmart confirmed to CFN that in fact one of its Logistics workers tested positive for COVID-19.

Their comment is below with no word of how many other workers have been placed in quarantine.

CFN wishes the worker a speedy and and full recovery.

“An associate from our Cornwall Distribution Centre store has recently tested positive for COVID-19. We’re keeping the associate in our thoughts and wish them a continued speedy recovery. The associate last worked Sept. 12. We conducted a deep cleaning and are in contact with local public health.

Safety continues to be a top priority at Walmart. Rest assured, we will continue to take measures to support the well-being of our customers and associates, including: 

  • Increased enhanced cleaning throughout the facility.
  • Wellness checks that include a temperature check for all associates at the start of each shift.
  • Encouraging regular handwashing and physical distancing.
  • Sanitization stations throughout the facility.



Felicia Fefer Manager, Corporate Affairs

Sadly the EOHU does not announce cases such as this nor are they answering questions from this newspaper still. We will update when more information becomes available.

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