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Plan Covid-19

United against
COVID-19!

We have always cared about the well-being of our local communities, our employees and our partners. This is why we are redoubling our efforts to provide a safe working environment that ensures their protection!

The 3 solid pillars
of our COVID-19
safety plan

Exemplary monitoring and rigour

Exemplary monitoring and rigour

  • Public health safety measures and recommendations applied to the letter, even exceeding government guidelines
  • Rapid testing lab on site
Safe transport

Safe transport

  • Medical screening before transport
  • Survey before boarding
  • Increased monitoring in the workplace
  • Revised transport procedures to avoid contact with nearby communities
Do more!

Do more!

  • Modified work schedules to reduce traffic
  • Disinfection of workspaces and tools
  • Hand-washing stations
  • Well-thought out travel logistics
  • Isolation from nearby communities

Measures that exceed
industry standards!

Rapid testing lab on site.

Rapid testing lab on site.

Daily health declaration form and early isolation.

Daily health declaration form and early isolation.

Modified rotation schedules, take-out meals, cafeteria reorganized to meet social distancing standards, and more!

Modified rotation schedules, take-out meals, cafeteria reorganized to meet social distancing standards, and more!

Additional disinfection and hand-washing stations and more health professionals on the site.

Additional disinfection and hand-washing stations and more health professionals on the site.

Rigorous safety protocols established, supervised by our security staff.

Rigorous safety protocols established, supervised by our security staff.

A protected and warm-as-ever welcome for our employees.

A protected and warm-as-ever welcome for our employees.

Air transportation measures exceeding the industry standards.

Air transportation measures exceeding the industry standards.

Proud to help our community!

Quebec Iron Ore is proud to be involved in the Pôle de vaccination Industrie Côte-Nord to contain the spread of the COVID-19 since May 12th 2021.

Together,
let’s keep moving forward
and let’s be proud of our iron!

We are happy to see members of QIO’s big family ready to do what it takes to ensure a safe work environment for all.

For any questions
or more information:

Michael Marcotte
Vice-President, Investor Relations
T. (514) 316-4858, ext. 128
Email him