Bahamas Power and Light Company Ltd. (BPL) confirms that on Monday, August 10, 2020, we received a report of a single confirmed positive case of COVID-19 involving a contractor at the Clifton Pier Power Station (CPPS).
The individual is currently at a Government-run quarantine facility. Immediately following notification of the positive case, we activated our response plan and began working with the Ministry of Health to identify persons that would have been in close contact with the individual.
Per the protocols and our response plan, the CPPS facilities visited by the positive individual were cleaned and sanitized. All persons identified as close contacts of the individual have been advised to quarantine and to contact the Ministry of Health for testing. We will continue to work with the Ministry of Health to monitor this case until we are satisfied that all impacted employees and contractors have been tested and cleared for return to work.