The Scotiabank Princes Town branch has reopened following a temporary closure due to an employee testing positive for COVID-19.
In a press release issued this morning, bank officials stated that the branch has undergone stringent deep cleaning and sanitization prior to reopening.

The following is the full press release from bank officials:

We advise that our Princes Town Branch reopened today – September 1, following a temporary closure due to confirmation that an employee was diagnosed with COVID-19.

The branch has undergone stringent deep cleaning and sanitization prior to reopening as we continue to safeguard the health and wellbeing of employees and customers. We have also taken all the necessary protocols as advised by the Ministry of Health.

At all our locations, we continue to have the following measures in place:  Social distancing – there is a limit to the number of persons that can enter any location and conduct business at any given time.

 Contactless temperature screening upon entry at all our locations.
 Requirement that all visitors/customers wear face masks when visiting our branches. These may be temporarily removed for transactions requiring when ID confirmation.
 Transparent panels have been installed at the counter spaces to help provide a safe barrier while you are conducting your transactions. These barriers are also within the employee spaces.

 Frequent deep cleaning of our branches every business day, including sanitizing of all surfaces (door handles, ATM keypads and screens, pin pads, chair handles, desks, reception areas, teller wickets and washrooms), and hand sanitizer is available in-branch for use by both employees and customers.
We encourage you to take all the necessary precautions to remain safe at this time and remember that you can do most of your banking when you register and use Scotia OnLine Banking or the Scotia Caribbean app to pay your bills, transfer funds plus more.
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