BMW Chennai plant resumes production
Plant started with less than 50% of the regular workforce
BMW Group India started operations at Plant Chennai on May 7, 2020 in accordance with guidelines issued by local authorities. Local production at the plant started with less than 50% of the regular workforce. All other employees will continue to work from home. Plant will resume its operations in a single shift. Depending on the pandemic situation and government advisories, deployment of staff will be adjusted steadily.
BMW Plant Chennai has implemented several precautionary measures to create a safe working environment including remodelling of plant layout to ensure strict social distancing, individual protective gear for all employees, daily health check-ups, staggered lunch schedules, pre-packed meals and highest level of sanitization measures.