Response to the declaration of a state of emergency due to the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19)
In light of the fundamental policy announced by the Japanese government regarding measures against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) infection, the Sumitomo Heavy Industries Group will in principle require employees to work from home until Wednesday, May 6, at all workplaces in areas where the declaration of emergency has been issued. Employees who need to go to their workplaces should do so only after thoroughly implementing measures to prevent infection.
We apologize for any inconvenience caused to our customers, trading partners, and all other stakeholders, but we ask for your understanding in this difficult time.
Thank you for your attention.