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Coronavirus: Nike

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 49657, tabled on 20 May 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, when he was made aware of the Swindon Nike store and Sunderland Head Office being sanitised after the covid-19 outbreak at the Nike Conference in Edinburgh in February 2020.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

25 June 2020

Public Health England (PHE) did not have any contact with the Nike Factory Store Swindon.

PHE North East were contacted by the Head Office in Sunderland on 2 and 3 March 2020 to report illness amongst employees attending the Nike conference. The Head Office was referred to Health Protection Scotland as the lead organisation in the incident response.

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