COVID-19 is an unprecedented global health challenge. As a deemed essential service, we are proud to support the community at a time when the need for health and hygiene has never been greater. Our top priority is to ensure the safety of all our cleaners and clients.
We are actively monitoring the situation and are taking steps to help keep our communities safe.
to all cleaners, including allowing cleaners to purchase protective equipment and expense it to Jarvis. To reduce the risk of shortages, we are also partnering with suppliers in China to help provide us with the right supplies. In addition to subsidising the cost of this equipment, we are offering disinfection cleans at no extra cost.
to ensure cleaners follow appropriate hygiene and safety precautions, including thoroughly washing their hands and focusing on high-touch surfaces. This incorporates the latest recommendations from a variety of domestic and international government bodies, including the CDC, and is updated daily. For example, all our cleaners have been sent a 30 minute online course issued by the Department of Health, focused on COVID-19 infection control and risk minimisation.
before every single visit, nor come into contact with anyone who has received a positive COVID-19 diagnosis. We will follow government guidelines to ensure that anyone in an at-risk category is temporarily quarantined, and notify anyone they may have come into contact with via the Jarvis platform.
to ensure they have the right support, including medical support. We're also working with all our cleaners to try help out any wider way we can, including helping everyone seek rent relief and access other benefits.