After the suspension of service this Friday, the Belgrano Sur railway resumed its journey with an emergency scheme after the preventive protocol will be applied to a suspected case of coronavirus.
The state railway operator Trenes Argentinos reported in a statement that this measure 162 employees were placed in isolation, until obtaining the results of the analyzes made to a collaborator of the medical service.
The González Catán and Marinos branches of the General Belgrano Cruise will circulate this Saturday between 5.30 and 9.30 and between 15.30 and 19.30, with an approximate frequency of 50 minutes.
This scheme – subject to the results of the test to which the nurse was subjected – can be applied thanks to the fact that part of the staff is not affected by quarantine, since he had no contact with the woman.
“It is a collaborator who works in the medical service of the company located in Tapiales, carrying out the breathalyzer and temperature tests prior to the service being taken by the personnel on board the formations, “said Trenes Argentinos.
“The professional was on duty on Saturday and Sunday, and contacted 162 employees between guards and line driverstherefore, it was essential to indicate the isolation and outpatient follow-up of all the personnel who were evaluated during that watch, until obtaining the swab result, “the statement said.
The Belgrano Sur Railway runs through different towns in the south and southwest of the Buenos Aires suburbs, and has three branches: Buenos Aires – González Catán, Tapiales – Marinos del Crucero Gral. Belgrano and Puente Alsina – Aldo Bonzi.