What is the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is a new strain that was discovered in 2019 and has not been previously identified in humans.
Common signs of infection include respiratory symptoms, fever, cough, shortness of breath and breathing difficulties. In more severe cases, infection can cause pneumonia, severe acute respiratory syndrome, kidney failure and even death.
Standard recommendations to prevent infection spread include regular hand washing, covering mouth and nose when coughing and sneezing, thoroughly cooking meat and eggs. Avoid close contact with anyone showing symptoms of respiratory illness such as coughing and sneezing.
How to Help Prevent the Spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Beverage equipment, water coolers and dispensers are common touch areas for personnel within the work environment.
In order to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), here are some helpful tips to keep Newco machines clean and disinfected.
How to Properly Shut Down Newco Machines
Given many locations are pausing operations, we wanted to provide the following communication should your facility plan to close for an extended length of time. These steps will protect your equipment and reduce the potential damage and sanitation requirements when the equipment will need to be reactivated to provide beverages for your customers.
Newco highly recommends the following procedures before turning the power and water off to Newco machines.
What is Newco Doing
We pray that all of our customers, co-workers, friends, and loved ones are safe and managing through the life changes caused by COVID-19.
Our company and team of people are diligently working to fulfill your equipment orders in a timely manner. Newco has implemented all recommended safety precautions to prevent against COVID-19 within our facility. We will continue to follow the guidelines and adhere to the requirements of the Center for Disease Control (CDC), World Health Organization (WHO), and local government authorities.
That being said, please reach out if we can assist you and your company during this uncertain time. Newco will continue to produce equipment and provide technical support.
Have questions? Please contact Newco’s Tech Service team at (800) 556-3926. Or call Customer Service at (800) 325-7867. Or check out our COVID-19 Newco Resource Center for helpful links and documents.