In response to COVID-19, many banking establishments are doing their half to restrict person-to-person contact by briefly closing their lobbies.
Excessive Nation Financial institution is one such establishment.
“So as to shield our employees and their households, our prospects and their households in addition to the residents of the communities we serve, Excessive Nation Financial institution is briefly closing the lobbies at their Salida freeway, Salida downtown, Buena Vista, and Cañon Metropolis places,” the financial institution stated in a media advisory.
Nonetheless, many banks nonetheless provide drive-up service, similar to ENT, who initiated drive-up service solely as of Wednesday.
“After cautious overview, we decided this strategy permits our members to proceed banking in individual whereas additionally serving to preserve everybody secure,” states a letter to ENT members. “Our employees will sanitize their arms between transactions and clear the tubes with disinfecting wipes, as nicely. We additionally urge you to sanitize your arms earlier than and after utilizing the drive-up.”
Clients are inspired to financial institution on-line, on their cell phone or at an ATM.
“This can be your quickest service possibility, and it’ll liberate our employees to extra shortly reply the telephones and assist members whose solely possibility is to financial institution by telephone,” the letter states. “Whereas it might take us longer to reply the telephone, please know we’ll reply each name as shortly as we are able to.”
The Credit score Union of Colorado is also monitoring the evolving coronavirus state of affairs and the well being, security and well-being of each its members and workers.
The establishment closed its department lobbies as of Tuesday in an effort to attenuate and sluggish the unfold of the virus in Colorado.
The credit score union is continuous the operation of department drive-ups and ATMs and plans to maintain lobbies closed till not less than March 28.
“We hope that lowering bodily contact will contribute to flattening the COVID-19 transmission curve and preserve all of us secure,” states a letter fo prospects.
SunWest Credit score Union is also rising its social distancing protocol with a purpose to observe the rules of the Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention. As of Wednesday, they closed their lobbies till additional discover.
“Some employees will likely be out there in department to help in individual on a case-by-case foundation,” states a letter to prospects. “We thanks in your understanding as all of us work to get by this difficult time. We’re right here to assist – nothing has modified about that. SunWest will proceed to serve your wants by many channels that shield everybody but additionally fulfill your banking wants.”
Residents ought to name their banking establishment or go to their web site to study any potential foyer closures or every other cellular banking choices.