Kanata Sobey’s staffer confirmed with COVID-19

KANATA – Sobeys has confirmed one of their employees at the Kanata location on Terry Fox has contracted COVID-19.

A company spokesperson confirmed the results in an email. The employee, who worked at the 700 Terry Fox Dr. store, last worked on July 22. The positive test result came July 30 according to the company.

“All measures recommended by public health have been implemented fully and are complete,” the spokesperson said. “Our ongoing and rigorous sanitation protocols are in place. One additional teammate is self-isolating as a result of this case. This location is open and continues to diligently follow public health approved cleaning, hygiene and operations, doing all we can to keep our customers and employees healthy.”

No other details about the employee’s role at the store, their condition, or whether they were symptomatic before their most recent shift were not provided.

Sobeys provides information on positive cases at its stores on its website. There were five cases in Sobeys stores in Ontario in July.