The organizers are taking additional measures to protect against coronavirus.
New Chinese epidemic continues to walk on the planet: because of the deadly disease have been cancelled not only the motor show in Beijing and Shanghai stage “Formula 1”, but the exhibition Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, and the fair Light + Building in Frankfurt. The timing of the major European motor show of this season still in force, but in Switzerland the situation now is not so serene as usual.
As transmits Automotive News Europe, citing Reuters, the organizers of the Geneva motor show demanded from companies infected with the coronavirus regions of the world to check their employees on the symptoms of the disease before their arrival to the country. The statement of the exhibition complex Palexpo, located near Geneva international airport, said that participants from high-risk areas should be fully healthy for two weeks prior to the start of the show. The center where will be held the dealership, promise to regularly clean and disinfected to minimize the risk of spread of the epidemic.
Many traditional manufacturers have already confirmed that miss Geneva motor show. However, the exhibition will also Chinese, and Italians also strongly affected by the coronavirus. For representatives of the media and business shows will begin work March 3 to the public doors open for a couple of days later. Note that only in the early weeks of the Geneva-based world health organization said that it sees no need for strict measures that unnecessarily interfere with international travel and trade. To date, the coronavirus has died more than 2.7 thousand people, including several dozen outside of China.
Do you support the measures taken by the organisers of the Geneva motor show or it would be better to cancel?