Rochester Metal Products addressed COVID-19 impact at its facility in an e-mail to WROI News:
RMP would like to address rumors related to COVID 19 at our plant.
Rochester Metal Products Corp. suspended production on June 18 and 19 to address employee safety and health. Over the prior two week period, four employees, less than 2% of RMP's workforce, tested positive for COVID 19.
To ensure the health and safety of our employees, RMP elected to suspend production and have all employees tested. Testing is in process and test results received to date have indicated no new positive cases. RMP will continue to focus on the health and safety of our employees through ongoing cleaning, sanitizing and social distancing practices.
In a Facebook post Rochester Metal Products announced its intent to resume limited operations Monday: