“Local health officials have confirmed this report,” said a press release from the fast food company.
“As a precaution, McDonald’s of Canada made the decision to immediately close the restaurant for thorough cleaning and sanitation by third-party cleaning experts. “
Last work on April 4
According to McDonald’s, the employee reported the test results to the company on Saturday, April 11.
The restaurant chain reports that the last time the employee worked at the Montreal Road site was on April 4, between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. EAST.
All employees who were in close contact with the employee were asked to self-quarantine.
Customers recommended to visit OPH website
The company recommends that anyone who visited the site on April 4 consult Ottawa Public Health recommendations on reporting symptoms.
“We continue to work with local health officials to support our people and guests and will update this statement as more information becomes available to health officials,” said the statement.