We sincerely apologize for the anxiety and concern that this news may cause to people in the surrounding regions. The virus is an issue that has the potential to affect all Toyota locations and we are continuously working to further enhance our communication and health checks with staff at all locations. Toyota is actively implementing measures to prevent the further spread of the virus and remain committed to provide timely updates as the situation requires.

Announced on August 8, 2022

Location, Worksite
Tsutsumi Plant in Toyota City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
Type of worker
Line workers (two males in their 30's, a male in his 40's.)
Affect to production operation
Suspended operations on production line #1 at Tsutsumi plant for the second shift on August 8.
Date tested positive
August 5 and 6, 2022
Last date at work
August 5, 2022
Date work site was disinfected
August 5, 2022
Others
Due to difficulties in ensuring the safety and security of our employees and in having the necessary personnel for operation, we have decided to suspend operation.

Announced on July 27, 2022

Location, Worksite
Takaoka Plant in Toyota City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
Type of worker
Line workers (three males 20's, a male 30's, three males 40's, a female 30's.)
Affect to production operation
Suspended operations on production line #1 at Takaoka plant for the second shift on July 27.
Date tested positive
July 24, 25, and 26, 2022
Last date at work
July 23 and 25, 2022
Date work site was disinfected
July 25 and 26, 2022
Others
Due to difficulties in ensuring the safety and security of our employees and in having the necessary personnel for operation, we have decided to suspend operation following the decision announced on July 26.

Announced on July 26, 2022

Location, Worksite
Takaoka Plant in Toyota City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
Type of worker
Line workers (two males 20's, a male 30's, two males 40's.)
Affect to production operation
Suspended operations on production line #1 at Takaoka plant for the second shift on July 26.
Date tested positive
July 24 and 25, 2022
Last date at work
July 23, 2022
Date work site was disinfected
July 25 and 26, 2022

Announced on January 20, 2022

Location, Worksite
Tsutsumi Plant in Toyota City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
Type of worker
Line workers (4 males each in their 20's, 30's, 40's and 50's.)
Affect to production operation
Suspended operations on production line #1 at Tsutsumi plant for the second shift on January 20.
Date tested positive
January 17, 18, and 19, 2022
Last date at work
January 17, 2022
Date work site was disinfected
January 17, 18, and 19, 2022

Announced on January 19, 2022

Location, Worksite
Tsutsumi Plant in Toyota City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
Type of worker
Line workers (ten males in 20's, one male in 30's, and three males in 40's.)
Affect to production operation
Decided to suspend operations on production line #2 at Tsutsumi plant for the first shift from January 19 to 22.
Date tested positive
January 18 and 19, 2022
Last date at work
January 18 and 19, 2022
Date work site was disinfected
January 18 and 19, 2022
Location, Worksite
Tsutsumi Plant in Toyota City, Aichi Prefecture, Japan
Type of worker
Line workers (eight males in 20's and 40's.)
Affect to production operation
Production line #2 at Tsutsumi plant halted operation for the first shift on January 19.
Date tested positive
January 18, 2022
Last date at work
January 18, 2022
Date work site was disinfected
January 18, 2022