Jakarta, June 29, 2021 – J&T Express as a delivery service company that continues its operation to meet the needs of the community in shipping goods during the pandemic, carried out a vaccination program for more than 1,400 employees in Jakarta, Tangerang, Bekasi and Bogor areas. The vaccination, which was carried out for 2 days at the Artha Graha Peduli Field Hospital Rumkitlap AGP, Ancol - North Jakarta, supports the acceleration of the government's program in achieving herd immunity. Facilitated by the Artha Graha Peduli Foundation in this vaccination process, J&T Express appreciates the contribution of medical staffs from Artha Graha Peduli in providing vaccinations for both the general public and employees under J&T Express Jabotabek.
The plaque of appreciation was symbolically handed over by Mr. Adriansyah Halim as Assistant CEO of J&T Express to Drg Ridwan Purwanto - Medical Coordinator at Rumkitlap AGP accompanied by Mrs. Vivi Henny representing Artha Graha Peduli (AGP) and coordinator of AGP Field Hospital, Mrs. Veni Vanesa Halim - AGP Secretariat, and Dr. Aulia Wijaya as Medical Coordinator at Rumkitlap AGP Ancol. In additon, J&T Express also provides support for testing kits, protective suits, and other supporting needs for health workers on duty in Artha Graha Peduli.
"This vaccination program is very important to provide additional protection from the Covid-19 virus that continues to mutate. For this reason, as a service company that continues to serve the needs of the community, all our employees are immediately vaccinated, especially those who work outdoors and communicate directly with our customers, so that they can provide a sense of security while still implementing health protocols." said Adriansyah Halim, Assistant CEO of J&T Express.
Aside from Jabotabek area employees, J&T Express employees throughout Indonesia also took part in receiving vaccinations in their respective areas. For example, J&T Express employees in Padang, Semarang, Bali, Jogja, Manado, Surabaya, Jambi, Balikpapan and Banjarmasin areas have received vaccinations and several other areas are being gradually vaccinated. It is hoped that the entire vaccination process for J&T Express employees throughout Indonesia can be completed by the end of July 2021, so as to provide protection to employees and customers against the transmission of Covid-19.
In the ongoing pandemic and increasing cases, J&T Express ensures not to relax health protocols in work ands service areas such as drop points by implementing social distancing in operational areas, routinely using disinfectants on equipment, sorting machines and delivered packages, to other methods such as the use of masks, and so on to all employees on duty.