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Announced on August 2, 2021

Location, Worksite
Tahara City company dormitory in Aichi Prefecture, Japan
Type of worker
On-site contractor, 60's
Affect to production operation
None
Date tested positive
August 1, 2021
Last date at work
July 30, 2021
Date work site was disinfected
August 1, 2021
Location, Worksite
Higashi-Fuji Technical Center, Susono City in Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan
Type of worker
On-site contractor, 20's
Affect to production operation
None
Date tested positive
July 30, 2021
Last date at work
July 28, 2021
Date work site was disinfected
July 30, 2021
Location, Worksite
Motomachi Plant in Aichi Prefecture, Japan
Type of worker
Full-time employee, 30's, Male, Line worker
Affect to production operation
None
Date tested positive
August 1, 2021
Last date at work
July 30, 2021
Date work site was disinfected
August 1, 2021
Location, Worksite
Shimoyama Plant in Aichi Prefecture, Japan
Type of worker
Line workers (a male in his 10's, a male in his 20's, two males in their 30's, a male in their 40's)
Affect to production operation
None
Date tested positive
July 30 and 31, 2021
Last date at work
July 30, 2021
Date work site was disinfected
July 29 and 31, August 2, 2021