Apple, Face Shields, Ppe, Medical Workers, Coronavirus, Covid-19

Apple, Face Shields

Apple to ship 1 million face shields a week for medical workers

Apple to ship 1 million face shields a week for medical workers

2020-04-06 6:45:00 PM

Apple to ship 1 million face shields a week for medical workers

Apple has said it will soon be producing one million face shields a week for medical workers battling the coronavirus pandemic.

Tim Cook said in a video posted to Twitteron Sunday.But the company had also designed its own transparent protective face shield and begun mass production at its factories in the U.S. and China, he added.Newsletter sign-up: Get The COVID-19 Brief sent to your inbox

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"We plan to ship over one million by the end of this week," said Cook.Initial distribution would be focused on the U.S. but the company hoped to "quickly expand distribution" to other countries, he said.Apple joins several global firms that have modified their production lines to meet demand for protective gear, including Italian luxury brand Prada.

U.S. President Donald Trump last month issued a federal order forcing auto giant General Motors to manufacture ventilators after a shortage of the hospital equipment, which is crucial for treating critical COVID-19 cases. Read more: CTV News »

Hopefully only to Canada! I would rather wait for the face sheild S plus model due out in 3 months Apple is American owed. So wouldn't everything they make. Have to go to Americans only ? Because of the law Trump brought into effect 🤔

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