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University of Silesia in Katowice

Announcement on Departures and Arrivals due to the Situation Caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)

26.02.2020 - 17:26 update 27.02.2020 - 09:01
Editors: AJS, Sekcja Prasowa

Due to the current situation related to severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the Rector of the University of Silesia has decided to suspend until further notice all departures and arrivals from China, South Korea, Italy (in particular from the following regions:  Lombardy, Veneto, Piedmont and Emilia-Romagna), Iran, Japan, Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore and Taiwan.

The employees, students and doctoral students who have recently stayed in the above-mentioned countries and regions should limit their social and professional activities and stay at home for 14 days. During this period you should monitor your health, and in case any coronavirus symptoms appear, in line with the recommendations of the Chief Sanitary Inspectorate, please contact a sanitary-epidemiological station by phone or report to a hospital with an infectious diseases ward, where further medical treatment will be determined.

Due to the dynamically changing situation, it is recommended to follow the announcements of Chief Sanitary Inspectorate: gis.gov.pl/aktualnosci, Ministry of Foreign Affairs: www.gov.pl/dyplomacja and World Health Organization: www.who.int/novel-coronavirus-2019.

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