Funeral homes Switzerland was faced with a surplus of coffins. During the month of March funeral homes across the country ordered the coffins, waiting for the high mortality rate from COVID-19 in the country, writes about this Local on June 11.
The publication notes that the undertaker was preparing for a large number of deaths in neighboring Italy.
Victims of coronavirus was not so much as in Italy, now a funeral home for years to come provided with coffins.
The Director of a Bureau Kevin Huguenin, preparing for the worst at the beginning of the pandemic, has ordered 400 coffins, usually in the warehouse of his firm holds about 40.
“It’s very unusual,” said Hugunin.
According to the American University , Johns Hopkins, since the beginning of the pandemic coronavirus in Switzerland ill 31 044 man, 1937 died 28 700 recovered.
The population of Switzerland is about nine million people.
Flash coronavirus infection COVID-19 began in December 2019 in China. March 11, 2020, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
As of this morning throughout the world, the coronavirus has infected 7 360 239 people, victims COVID-19 was 416 201 people, recovered 3 454 807.