All Dealership Functions Return To 'Normal' Operation
19 May 2020
The Ontario government unveiled stage one of its recovery plan and has lifted the restrictions on dealerships to operate by appointment only, as the province battles the COVID-19 outbreak.
In accordance with the Framework for Opening our Province, effective May 19th, 2020, dealerships are no longer restricted to operate 'by appointment only' as long as they comply with strict health safety measures.
Workplace Safety and Prevention Services has created Guidelines and Best Practices for the vehicle sales and services sector to ensure the economy's demands are balanced with the health and safety of the people.
The measures outlined in the guidelines will help employers prepare their workplaces so they can reopened safely and to ensure workers, customers and the public are protected.
For more information on the Ontario governments strategy to keep people safe, please visit How Ontario is Responding to the COVID-19 Crisis
In-Person Truck Sales Resumes Via Appointment
04 May 2020
On Friday, May 1st, 2020, The Government of Ontario announced that Auto Dealerships can resume operations via appointment. Cornwall Freightliner Sales, Parts & Service operations are running normally and we are taking all necessary safety precautions to limit the spread of COVID-19.
Please contact us through our normal channels to make an appointment for your visit.
In-Person Truck Sales Closed
04 April 2020
On Friday, April 3rd, 2020, The Government of Ontario announced additional mandatory business closures to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and protect the health of Ontarians. Therefore, Cornwall Freightliner must close physical/showroom operations, with the exception of vehicle repair and parts supply operations. This closure is in effect for 14 days and may be extended. Cornwall Freightliner sales operation remain open for on-line & telephone inquiries, with the option of remote vehicle delivery to business operations.
If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Health and Safety for all of us is our Priority
19 March 2020
Cornwall Freightliner would like to reassure its customers, employees and their families by informing them that health and safety of all of us is our priority during this special period linked to COVID-19, while maintaining our operations.
Know that exceptional hygiene and prevention measures are taken in our dealership and that a management committee has been set up in order to stay abreast of developments in the situation and to ensure the application of the recommendations made by the Government of Ontario and Health Canada within the company.
Preventive measures in place at our dealership to limit the spread:
- Special hygienic procedures are applied by our employees and the
housekeeping company (frequent disinfection of shared surfaces and used
devices, display of reminders, etc.)
- A distance of one meter is maintained between the individuals.
- Our employees are well aware of the risks and symptoms of the virus.
- Employees who have traveled abroad must work from home for a period
of 14 days.
To ensure the promise of prevention made herein, we ask you to respect certain hygiene measures when you visit our dealerships:
- Hand disinfection at the entrance and exit of the establishment (disinfectant solution distributors available)
- Respect the established safe distance of one (1) meter between you and others.
- If you have traveled or have symptoms, we ask that you not to visit our dealership.