Shell cares for Thais, provides financial assistance for medical support to foster recovery from COVID-19 crisis Strengthening sanitary measures – continuously promoting safety nationwide
May 13, 2020
Bangkok, Thailand – The Shell Company of Thailand Limited (Shell) is helping the Thai community get through the COVID-19 during the recovery phase, by collectively donating 4 million baht to medical organizations to help prepare for long-term public health readiness. This includes the purchase of essential medical devices, healthcare research and development and medical equipment. Moreover, ‘Onwards with Thais Fund’, established by Shell employees, presented 150,000 baht to hospitals in need to enhance public health response during these challenging times.
The Shell Company of Thailand Ltd. led by Mr. Panun Prachuabmoh, Country Chairman, (left) presents financial assistance for medical support to Ramathibodi Hospital represented by Professor Piyamitr Sritara, MD, FRCPT, FACP, Dean of Faculty of Medicine Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University (right).
Mr. Panun Prachuabmoh, Country Chairman of The Shell Company of Thailand Limited, said: “Shell has always placed the greatest importance on the health and well-being of Thais. With this in mind, we are standing strong with our fellow Thais throughout this COVID-19 pandemic and contributing donations to support the purchase of medical equipment and hospitalization efforts as well as medical research and development. The donations will help equip hospitals with needed medical tools and enhance their public health readiness in the future. With this, we look forward to an improvement in the quality of life for Thais, which aligns with Shell Thailand’s purpose of Make Life's Journeys Better.”
Shell looks after the safety and well-being of its customers by ensuring cleanliness and safety standards are maintained and also strengthened measures among employees such as working from home and strictly implementing and practicing social distancing at the workplace and at customer sites to prevent the spread of the virus. At its retail sites nationwide, Shell provides hand sanitizers and inspects motorcycles. In addition, we offer beverages for delivery staff customers and provide food and drinks to medical staff and communities near Shell stations. Furthermore, the physical distancing measures are implemented at Shell SELECT and Delicafé stores.
Mr. Panun Prachuabmoh, Country Chairman of The Shell Company of Thailand Limited, adds:
“Shell maintains stringent standards of cleanliness and safety measures at Shell offices and stations nationwide to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. We will continue to practice and promote this consistently to ensure that we are ready to take care of our people and all customers during this time. We sincerely hope the situation will improve soon.”
Shell looks after the safety and well-being of its customers by ensuring cleanliness and safety standards are maintained.
Shell fosters recovery from COVID-19 crisis.
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