Foxwoods Resort Casino improves COVID-19 health and safety measures

MASHANTUCKET, Conn., March 11, 2020 / PRNewswire / – Foxwoods Resort Casino, the main resort destination in the Northeast, continues to implement additional methods for all its guests and team members to remain the healthy and safe environment that has been known for over 28 years.

“We take the health and safety of our guests and team members seriously. We have taken preventative and preventive measures to deal with the COVID-19 threat,” said Dr. Setu Vora, Chief Medical Officer, Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation. “This will remain a key priority for us. In collaboration with the health teams and government partners of the Mashantucket Pequot Nation, we are closely monitoring the latest updates and following the directions of the CDC, state officials and national experts. We are in communication with the our team on the daily preventive actions they can take. We also provide free on-site vaccinations for all our team members and dependents every year. We have invested in additional resources to expand our cleaning activities across the property and also offer “Disinfectant stations throughout the resort to promote hand cleaning for our guests and team members. Health, well-being and a wonderful experience for everyone at MPTN remains a key goal for us.”

In addition to following CDC guidelines, Foxwoods has taken substantial preventive measures including:

  • The addition of over 330 hand sanitizing stations and sanitizing wipes located throughout the complex
  • The creation of a basic cleaning team dedicated to increasing the disinfection frequency of slot machines, door handles, board games, escalator rails, table tops, chairs and other high volume contact points
  • Daily reminders to team members through multiple channels on how to wash your hands often, reinforce the message, post signage in key areas of team members, and also provide additional hand sanitizer dispensers
  • Encourage team members to stay home if they are not feeling well
  • Provision of free flu vaccines on site for all members of our team every year

Foxwoods Resort Casino is encouraging sick guests to seek medical care and avoid public exposure as much as possible. There are established protocols to help guests get the medical care they might need, as well as hygiene guidelines for getting sick.

Foxwoods Resort Casino remains open for business without the current cancellation of events or entertainment for players and will continue to respond confidently as our top priority.

Foxwoods Resort Casino is committed to implementing the recommendations of the health authorities to offer guests peace of mind while visiting the property now and in the future.

Information about Foxwoods Resort Casino
As the largest casino resort in North AmericaFoxwoods Resort Casino offers its guests a first-class resort experience in all its world-class casinos; AAA Four-Diamond hotel with over 2,200 rooms; refreshment points for all tastes; luxury spa; award-winning golf; state-of-the-art theaters; Tanger Outlet Mall; conference space for groups of all sizes; and free online casino games on FoxwoodsONLINE.com. There is always something new in Foxwoods, recently the arrival of Foxwoods Extreme Adventures. The adventure knows no limits as guests can zipline or race on a European-style indoor kart track. Foxwoods Resort Casino is truly The Wonder Of It All, offering a personalized and exciting escape for everyone. Foxwoods, opened in 1992, is owned and operated by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation. For a detailed look at Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation visit Foxwoods.com.

Media contact:
Adam Jalbert
Foxwoods Resort Casino
860.312.3286
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