April 29, 2020
Update on A.O. Smith Closing
Tami Kou, A.O. Smith director of corporate communications, has told The Link the two individuals at the McBee plant who were diagnosed with COVID-19 have minimal symptoms and are on the path to recovery.
Both individuals were last in the plant Friday, April 24. Other employees who had direct contact with them are being contacted and quarantined. Kou said A.O. Smith will stay in contact with those individuals to monitor their health status.
The McBee plant will not resume operations until it has been disinfected.
More information will be posted to Breaking News at details become available.