In California, Trillion Dollar companies postpone their events like Apple, Google and Facebook located in Cupertino, Mountain View, Palo Alto, and San Jose. These companies are avoiding journeys and postpone or cancel all their mass meetings. The recommendation comes after six new cases of the coronavirus has identified in the city. Bringing the total number of cases up to 20 till now. Other companies in the area are also getting affected, such as Amazon, Google, Facebook, and Microsoft. Provincial guidelines include minimizing the number of people working.
People ask to stay in their homes and when they are sick they should work at home only. Where people with a higher risk of serious illness, who are above 50 or have other health issues must stay at home. These guidelines are an attempt to slow down the spread of the coronavirus by limiting personal contact. Many of the trillion dollars companies in the “Silicon Vally” have already made their own efforts to curb the spread of the disease. By avoiding travel and cancel their all meetings.
Google has banned all international travel. This follows a ban on travel to Italy, Iran, Japan, and South Korea at the end of February, and a ban on traveling to China at the end of January. Google has already canceled the personal parts of its Google I / O and Cloud Next conferences. The company asks employees in the state of Washington. Who can work remotely to do this, employees asked not to bring visitors to his Washington-based offices. All job interviews worldwide done virtually. The company has also confirmed that an employee from Zurich has also got positive results for the coronavirus.
In late February, Amazon asked employees to put off all non-essential travel. It also recommended Seattle-based employees to work from home. Until the end of March, after that, an Amazon employee has tested positive for COVID-19. The disease caused by the novel coronavirus.