After the federal government, through the Ministry of Health, confirmed that in Jalisco there are already suspected cases of Coronavirus Covid-19, Jalisco authorities, issued a statement where they announce that several municipalities, including Puerto Vallarta, they must adopt preventive measures to prevent infections of respiratory diseases in public transport.
“The measures are for the metropolitan areas of Guadalajara, Puerto Vallarta, Zapotlán El Grande, and Tepatitlán. “Also for the Urban Electric Train System (SITEUR), which includes Lines 1 and 2, in addition to SITREN, Macrobús, and its feeder lines.”
Official statement | In accordance with the recommendations of the Secretary of Health of the State of Jalisco, the Ministry of Transportation officially requested the transporters to adopt the necessary preventive measures to prevent infections of respiratory diseases.
They must perform a thorough cleaning inside the units, including components such as handrails, seats, interior sides, windows, collection equipment, handles, handrails, handles or buttons.
The cleaning should be constant, as well as include a chlorine-based solution, for which it will be necessary to have basic instruments and cleaning products, even when the unit is in operation.
The recommendations must be followed immediately once they receive the official statement, both the companies that provide the collective service in the metropolitan areas of Guadalajara, Puerto Vallarta, Zapotlán El Grande, and Tepatitlán, as well as the Urban Electric Train System (SITEUR), which includes Lines 1 and 2, in addition to SITREN, Macrobús and its feeder lines.
It should be noted that the General Directorate of Public Transportation Supervision has the instruction to verify that these recommendations are met.