COVID-19 Cleaning



By Ernie Gallo

Preventing Telecommunications Equipment Damage During Cleaning and Disinfection of COVID-19

We are all accustomed to computers being attacked by viruses, but we now face a very different type of attack. Due to Coronavirus Disease 2019, or COVID-19, increased emphasis is now being placed on how to reduce the risk of infection. The safety and health of employees and colleagues working in facilities is each operator’s top concern.

While Ericsson does not provide equipment cleaning services, we want to reach out to the industry and provide some useful information regarding cleaning and disinfecting of telecommunication facilities.

  • This is important for the safety of our people.
  • It’s also critical because if not done correctly, there could be short- or long-term damage to telecommunications equipment at a time when the network is in high demand.

How to prevent telecom equipment damage during COVID-19 cleaning and disinfection.

Originally published April 8, 2020 on isemag.com.