HARMAN to Cover COVID -19 Vaccination Costs for its India employees and their dependents

BENGALURU, INDIA, APRIL 8 2021 – HARMAN International, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. focused on connected technologies for automotive, consumer and enterprise markets, today announced that it will cover the total cost of vaccination against COVID-19 for its eligible employees and their dependents in India.

Vikrant Gupta, Vice President – Human Resources, HARMAN said,Even in these uncertain times, our employees have shouldered multiple responsibilities by managing their personal and professional commitments while working remotely from home and helping deliver mission critical projects for our customers. With the vaccination drive in full swing, we want to ensure our employees and their families are safe and healthy."

Amid rising cases and renewed concerns over the spread of coronavirus, as many as 8,400 employees in the country and their dependents who are enrolled in the company's medical benefits programme will benefit from this policy. This is in continuation with the necessary protocols taken by HARMAN since the beginning of the pandemic to safeguard its employees.