In the meantime, there are several infections with the Coronavirus in Germany. All the known cases have occurred in the automotive supplier Webasto. A spokeswoman for the company explained in the Webasto Headquarters in Stockdorf, district of Starnberg, which the company is taking measures to prevent further infections. In fact, Webasto, closes its headquarters in the upper Bavarian stock village, a District of Gauting, until Sunday. Webasto is a big supplier to the car industry, and with 13,400 employees worldwide at 50 locations in China and one in Wuhan. The infected Chinese, who had come to the Seminar of the company, is with her parents in the city. Symptoms developed only on the return flight to China on 23. January.
In the fight against the Virus to a new reporting obligations in Germany, Airlines, and hospitals, as Minister of health, Jens Spahn, CDU) announced. So, the pilots should inform for flights to and from China in front of the Land the Tower is on the state of health of the passengers. Travellers from China to make information on flight, whereabouts in the next 30 days.
The first patients with the new Virus in Germany, a 33-Year-old from the district of Landsberg am Lech, go, it is good, said Clemens Wendtner, chief physician at the Munich Schwabing hospital. “He is fever free, also currently has no respiratory symptoms.” The incubation period is when the lung disease up to two weeks. However, the Infected are already contagious before they show symptoms, which complicates the containment of the Virus especially.
The symptoms – including dry cough, fever and shortness of breath can be alleviated with medication. According to experts, the lung disease appears to be mild in most cases, even without symptoms.