Red Lake, ON Lab now open after forest fire evacuation
SGS Red Lake Lab facility is now open, effective Monday, August 17, 2020.
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry is advising the public that the forest fire Implementation Order that was put in place due to extreme fire activity in the Red Lake area from RED049, is no longer in effect as of August 16, 20202 at 0700 hours CST. All restrictions related to the evacuation, travel, use and access of the previously identified area within the Municipality of Red Lake have been lifted.
The business operations of the SGS Red Lake Lab facility will be fully reinstated starting Monday, August 17, 2020. We have verified that our location was not affected by the fires. We are ready to continue to receive your shipments and our business continuity plans are helping us respond to delays precipitated by the fire.
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Head of Regional Communications
SGS North America