The total for reported cases of COVID-19 will take a significant jump in the Northwest today, with Northern Health outlining the details behind the declaration of a COVID-19 outbreak at the LNG Canada project worksite in Kitimat.
In an Information Bulletin released today, Northern Health notes:To date, 14 employees have tested positive for COVID-19. All of these cases are considered to be associated with this outbreak and occurred in the same general work location. Specific on-site employees are being screened. Contact management and tracing have gone well, and will continue.