Reopening responsibly: Dubai firms spring back to 100% capacity
Published on June 4, 2020 at 00.01
Dubai offices are buzzing again, with the authorities allowing them to operate at 100 per cent capacity from Wednesday.
The increase from 50 per cent is part of Dubaiís plans to restore normalcy while ensuring residents adhere to all precautionary measures.
Office-goers spent the whole working day with masks and gloves on.
All precautionary measures like temperature checks, limited use of pantry, wearing masks and gloves and social distancing are in place at my office
Posters reminding employees about precautionary measures they need to adhere to have been placed across the offices.
Discouraging face-to-face client meetings as much as possible and serving beverages to office guests only in disposable cups and glasses are among other measures being explored by firms.
Employees are being encouraged to use intra-office communication channels to call each other and discuss issues.
All companies have put in place a robust sterilisation routine, where work spaces and common areas are routinely sanitised.