KUALA LUMPUR, 9 November 2020: The Employees Provident Fund (EPF) wishes to inform the public that an employee at its Klang branch office has been tested positive for COVID-19. The employee is now undergoing treatment for recovery.
Following this update, the EPF has closed the Klang branch (office and counters) for one day on 10 November 2020, to conduct disinfection and sanitisation. Members who have appointments at EPF Klang scheduled on 10 November 2020 are requested to log onto the Janji Temu Online facility (www.kwsp.gov.my/janjitemu) to reschedule their visits. The branch will reopen to members on 11 November 2020, from 9 am – 2 pm.
Meanwhile, the EPF will continue to take the necessary steps to ensure the health and safety of our employees and members of the public. Employees of EPF Klang who were identified as close contact have gone through the COVID-19 swab test, and are currently undergoing the mandatory 14-day quarantine period as per the National Security Council’s (MKN) guidelines. All other employees of the said branch are also instructed to through COVID-19 testing.
The EPF calls upon all members, employers, and employees to be diligent in practising the COVID-19 preventive SOPs. Together, we can help flatten the curve.
Issued by the EPF Media Desk Corporate Affairs Department 9 November 2020
About the Employees Provident Fund (EPF)
The Employees Provident Fund (“EPF”) is one of the oldest retirement funds in the world. Established in 1951, the EPF is a social-security organisation focused on safeguarding member savings and delivering excellent services. In recent years, in line with its vision of helping members achieve a better future, the EPF has expanded its role to encompass the creation of a comprehensive social well-being ecosystem. Today, the EPF remains steadfast in its commitment to members through consistent efforts to update and improve itself, in order to build the foundation for sustainable, holistic and equitable well-being for all Malaysians