Montgomery, Ala. May 1, 2020 – Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama (HMMA) will take a measured approach to resume automobile production in Montgomery, Alabama, starting on May 4, 2020. It will transition to full production with one shift and add more shifts in the coming weeks.
HMMA has implemented extensive protocols to provide safe, secure and sanitized workspaces for all of its team members. The procedures comply with all federal, state and local health and safety guidelines and ordinances.
HMMA has taken proactive steps to safeguard the health and well-being of its employees. For example, it has instituted pre-screening for temperature; physical distancing guidelines in workstations and break areas; staggered shifts; expanded existing cleaning protocols and health and safety communication materials.
Alabama Governor Kay Ivey has instituted a safer-at-home order until May 15, 2020. HMMA has encouraged all team members to respect this order and follow Centers for Disease Control and Alabama Department of Public Health protocols for reducing the risk of exposure to the COVID-19 virus.
Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama, headquartered in Montgomery, Ala., is an independent manufacturing operation of Hyundai Motor Company, based in Seoul, Korea. HMMA currently produces the 2020 Sonata, Elantra, and Santa Fe. Hyundai cars and sport utility vehicles are distributed throughout the United States by Hyundai Motor America and are sold and serviced by more than 900 Hyundai dealerships across North America.