Metalloinvest is investing more than 100 million rubles in the purchase of medical equipment, equipping hospitals and providing residents of Belgorod, Kursk and Orenburg regions with personal protective equipment.
In particular, more than 55 million rubles were allocated for the equipping of medical institutions of the Belgorod region with the necessary equipment, including apparatus for artificial ventilation of the lungs.
The funds were also directed to the Stary Oskol city district – for the purchase of medical equipment for the organization of a single hospital, for the purchase of protective and disinfectants. The help of the Gubkin administration is planned.
The company will also provide financial assistance to the Orenburg region and Zheleznogorsk (Kursk region) in the acquisition of medical equipment and protective equipment.
“Our duty is to ensure the stability of continuous production and safe working conditions, to help preserve the health of employees,” said Andrey Varichev, Director General of Metalloinvest Management Company. – We conduct daily round-the-clock monitoring of the epidemiological situation, we are implementing a set of measures to protect our employees and their families from the threat of viral diseases. At all Metalloinvest enterprises, the disinfection of premises and vehicles has been strengthened, dispensers with antiseptics have been installed, and workers have been equipped with personal protective equipment. We are actively conducting information work to explain to employees the rules of conduct in the current situation. The company is in close contact with the administrations of the regions of presence, a support program for each city is being formed – Stary Oskol, Gubkin, Zheleznogorsk and Novotroitsk. During this period, it is especially important to support medical facilities that ensure the safety of all residents of our cities.