Timex Group, watch manufacturers, organized free vaccination drives in India for all Timex Group India Limited employees including contract workers, housekeeping staff, security guards and their families above 18 years of age.
The first vaccination drive started for Baddi factory employees in Mohali followed by the second drive for all employees based out of NCR region, according to a press release.
The vaccination drives were conducted at the Fortis Hospitals in Mohali and Noida on June 3 and June 5 respectively. The drives were inclusive of transportation for employees, health checkup before vaccination at the hospital and a mandatory 30-minute observation period for each of the employee. Following which, a one-on-one meeting between each employee and the medical team was held to determine whether the person had experienced any symptoms. The medical staff also provided guidance on how to address fever or any other vaccination-related side effects.
Ms. Sharmila Sahai, Managing Director, Timex Group India Ltd. said, “With the successful vaccination drives, we are hopeful to not only bring back things to normalcy but ensure everyone stays safe and healthy. These are unprecedent times and we are committed to keeping our workforces and their families free from all the pandemic related stress as much as possible. We want to thank the Fortis team for helping us put together seamless vaccination drives.”