Apple business can be affected by coronavirus

Apple business can be affected by coronavirus

With the Novel Coronavirus spreading fast across China which has claimed 106 lives so far, Apple supplier Foxconn has warned employees who were in Taiwan for the Chinese New Year not to return to its Wuhan plant in China.According to a report in AppleInsider, Foxconn facility in Wuhan could quickly become overrun with an outbreak, potentially putting workers at unnecessary risk and effectively shutting down production.

Foxconn has provided employees with face masks to prevent the spread of the virus. Employees must also have their temperature checked daily, as one of the first symptoms of the illness is a fever, the report said.