Atlassian has shut its Sydney places of work and explained to workers to work from residence just after a “service provider” at one particular web site “reported signs steady with COVID-19”.

The application maker explained in a assertion that it had closed its Sydney places of work “as a precaution”.

It has two places of work on George Street in the metropolis, including its headquarters.

“[On] Thursday afternoon, Atlassian was made mindful that a services service provider in one particular of its Sydney places of work documented signs steady with COVID-19,” it explained.
“The individual has been analyzed and effects are pending.

“The exact same afternoon, we took speedy motion to close our Sydney web pages until we know a lot more.”

Atlassian explained all of its workers in the US and Europe are currently functioning from residence beneath a choice taken previously in the 7 days.

“We keep on to watch the situation,” Atlassian explained.

“We are always functioning to hold our workers, partners, contractors and shoppers protected and nutritious.”

Consulting organization EY also documented a suspected case of COVID-19 at its Brisbane places of work late this afternoon.

It is asking people today that came in get hold of with the individual to self-isolate but is trying to keep the developing open.