In support of the fight against COVID-19, BASF Indonesia is donating N95 mask to help individuals fighting the virus on the front lines such as nurses, doctors, and other health professionals in hospitals/public health centers around our production sites. Along with N95 mask, BASF Indonesia is also donating 400 liter of hand soap to local community near production sites. BASF is incredibly grateful to all our first responders and healthcare workers who are caring for those affected by COVID-19.
B Braun Indonesia donates 170,000 masks to support health workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. This donation distributed to more than 30 hospitals specialized in COVID-19 throughout Indonesia. Delivery made from the warehouse to the destination hospital directly started on Thursday, 2 April 2020.
President Director of B Braun Indonesia, Rainer Ruppel, explained that this donation is the reflection of B. Braun’s commitment as a responsible company to protect and improve the health of the people in Indonesia.
"For nearly 40 years, B. Braun has lived in Indonesia providing products and services focused on process optimization, security, partnerships, and progress. Today, we continue our commitment to this nation by actively supporting medical staff against COVID-19," added Rainer.
B Braun Indonesia has implemented a work-from-home system since March 17, 2020, for all employees in the sales office, and has suspended all internal and/or external activities involving large groups. The initiative carried out to protect employees from the possibility of being exposed to COVID-19 and will continue until an undetermined time.
0n the other hand, to anticipate the supply need, patient therapy, and medical therapy support devices at the Hospital not disrupted, B Braun Indonesia took various initiatives to ensure the delivery activity, basic solutions production, and technical service continue to run. Those activities run by modifying working hours and giving extra health facilities for employees.