Working Family and Student Financial Assistance Agency staff member tests preliminarily positive for COVID-19

     The Working Family and Student Financial Assistance Agency (WFSFAA) today (February 8) said that a staff member of the Student Finance Office has tested preliminarily positive for COVID-19.

     The staff member works on the 12th floor of Cheung Sha Wan Government Offices. He had no contact with the public in his daily work and last went to work on January 31. He had been wearing a mask at work and followed relevant disease prevention measures. The WFSFAA will arrange thorough cleaning and disinfection at the premises concerned and maintain close liaison with the Centre for Health Protection of the Department of Health in taking appropriate follow-up action.

     The WFSFAA will continue to strictly implement various disease prevention measures. Staff members are reminded to pay attention to personal hygiene and stay vigilant at all times. They should seek medical advice immediately and inform the WFSFAA if they feel unwell.

Ends/Tuesday, February 8, 2022
Issued at HKT 19:30