5 employees of the Gatineau restaurant tested positive for COVID-19


Five employees of Shaker Cuisine et Mixologie in Gatineau, Quebec have tested positive for COVID-19.The company made the announcement on its Facebook page on Sunday afternoon, adding that employees self-isolate for 10 days.

The infected employees have not worked at the restaurant on Maloney Boulevard since last Monday, the post read.

The restaurant said customers had not had direct contact with any of the affected employees, but other employees who had had contact with the five people were asked to self-isolate for 10 days.

Despite the outbreak, the restaurant said it would remain open with the help of a group of outside employees.

In an email to Radio-Canada, the restaurant co-owner said the situation was under control and he would no longer comment.

Health officials with the Integrated Health and Social Services Center (CISSS) de l’Outaouais are currently conducting contact tracing.


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