Brought to you by our partner International SOS

Watch-International SOS Medical Director, Dr Mark Parrish, share the latest situation update on the Novel Coronavirus. The video below shares the latest disease updates, insight into the unknowns regarding the situation and guidance for organisations and travellers on how to mitigate further risks and ensure business continuity.

With a rapidly evolving situation, our partner International SOS is monitoring closely and updating their 2019-Novel Coronavirus website as more information becomes available.

We advise all organisations to continue to monitor the outbreak, proactively communicating with your people to explain the ways to prevent infection, review and implement your plans for pandemic and other infectious disease outbreaks.

Pandemic Planning and Infectious Disease Response

International SOS medical and security experts have extensive experience supporting clients in previous outbreaks including Ebola, Zika virus, plague, SARS, bird flu and the H1N1 2009 influenza pandemic. In addition to providing accurate information, especially during the initial uncertainty when a new disease emerges, they assist in advising our clients on how to mitigate further risks and ensure business continuity.

International Medical Evacuations

International SOS is highly experienced in evacuating patients with infectious disease, having safely transported numerous infectious patients around the world. As such, International SOS has the medical and technical capability to undertake the international evacuation of patients.

They are in close contact with local health authorities, the World Health Organization (WHO), Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the European Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (ECDC), and relevant Civil Aviation Authorities with respect to ongoing developments.

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For information on your flights or further clarification, please contact your CT Connections Partnership Manager or Dedicated Travel Consultant. You can also stay updated via Smartraveller.