Sagicor provides funds for the purchase of thermal infra-red thermometers

Sagicor Life Eastern Caribbean has committed to supporting the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States in its fight against COVID-19, as Dominica and Grenada have now reported cases of the coronavirus.

Mr. Donald Austin, Chief Executive Officer, Sagicor Life (Eastern Caribbean) Inc and Mr. Eon R. Phillips, Assistant Vice President, Sagicor EC Insurance Operations, Branch Manager and Principal Representative – visited the OECS Secretariat last week to pledge their support.

The two spoke to Dr. Didacus Jules –Director General of the OECS who welcomed the initiative.

Sagicor CEO Donald Austin said his organization was prepared to play critical role in ensuring the region responded aggressively to preventing the spread of COVID-19.

Mr. Eon R. Phillips the Assistant Vice President, Sagicor EC Insurance Operations said appropriate measures were fain place to safeguard staff and clients of Sagicor Life.

Sagicor will be funding 50% of the cost of the Thermal Infra-red Thermometers for checking persons coming in at various points of entry into the OECS.