The Government did Trial WFO 100% on Essential Workers

Essential Sectors

Agus Gumiwang Kartasasmita, Ministry of Industry (Kemenperin) targets two weeks of testing the Covid-19 health protocol in all essential industries, before implementing 100 percent work in factories or offices (WFO).

If the experiment is successful, it is hoped that the government will open up opportunities for all essential industrial sectors to be able to work 100 percent. However, with a minimum of two shifts and implementing the PeduliLindungi application.

During the trial period, the Ministry of Industry will continue to carry out monitoring and evaluation,

Quoted from, in the Instruction of the Minister of Home Affairs (Inmendagri) Number 34 of 2021 concerning the Enforcement of Restrictions on Community Activities (PPKM) Level 4, Level 3, and Level 2 in For the Java and Bali regions, which will take effect on August 17 to 23, 2021, it is stated that there will be trials of health protocols on companies that have export and domestic orientation to operate with 100 percent capacity divided into at least two shifts or take turns. 

Uncertainty about when the pandemic will end has forced the government and industry actors to be prepared under any circumstances. Therefore, the government has made various strategic efforts to ‘live with’ Covid-19.