Personal protective equipment is in high demand for those working on the front lines of the COVID-19 crisis. In Peterborough, a company and a resident are stepping up by helping to make face shields.
Harvard Medical School
In an unprecedented collaboration, a group of physicians from Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston is working with about 100 architects and engineers from across the United States to develop a patient isolation hood (PIH) intended to contain the coronavirus in clinical settings and help protect health-care providers.
CJ Graphics Inc.
A brief overview of special products done with a Zünd cutting machine.
I just wanted to post a thank you to Zund America, Inc.Zünd Systemtechnik AG. This machine has been... well a machine! We've been cutting face shields on it non-stop for the last two weeks. We've run the cutter 15 hour days and not one problem. Perfect accurate cuts every day. Thank you Zund. Your cutter has been a really good investment for our company and has allowed us to support our community and employees during this time.
NGS Printing is doing what we can to help during this time by cutting face-shields for hospitals and medical staff. We're all in this together!
Vermeulen & Vermeulen reclame
Sinds we volop mondmaskers aan het produceren zijn, zijn we er ook achter gekomen dat er een gigantisch tekort is aan isolatiejassen. Samen met de drie andere initiatiefnemers van het #BrabantMondmaskerInitiatief hebben we daarom in een korte tijd een isolatiejas ontwikkeld welke we nu samen aan het produceren zijn om zo bij te kunnen dragen aan de veiligheid van het zorgpersoneel.
The Cotswold Printing Company
The Cotswold Printing Company passed their first milestone of 1000 units delivered of face visors, they are getting faster at producing and supplying 750-1000 a day. They have designed their own face visor which has been approved by Gloucestershire NHS and have enough stock to provide the amazing NHS staff with 45,000 visors over the next 6-7 weeks.
As you know, there is an urgent need of PPE equipment for frontline workers fighting COVID-19.
AlphaGraphics ingenuity during these unprecedented times.
Face visor production hit a new high of 4000 units yesterday. Delivering to front line workers and the NHS as fast as we can. Really grateful to all our staff and suppliers who have moved mountains to make their time and materials available.
Visual Impact Ltd
Visual Impact have put their Zund to good use, cutting several hundred NHS Scrubs for Maria Grachvogel & her team. A combined voluntary effort to assist the NHS.
Creative Printing Solutions Group
Well like many others most staff are on furlough. Rather than mow the grass a 10th time they have volunteered to make face visors which Speed Screen are donating to whoever needs them. The demand is crazy, the first batches are going to hospices, Covid19 testing centres, a field hospital who have hardly any PPE, Kent nurses trust, and a general Hospital that have asked for 500 visors.
Elevate97 produced face shields are on their way to health care professionals and first responders. Designed for complete safety and comfort. Wear it in good health!
The Team have been busy making our NHS Charity Flags. This new range of products includes flags, banners, and stickers; and for each one sold £5 will be donated to the NHS Charities COVID-19 Urgent Appeal.
John E. Wright Co Ltd
Although we can't quite say business as usual for John E Wright & Co Ltd., they are still operating and cutting health and safety notices and Social distancing measures posters on their Zund.
Last week, Factory Lux had a request for an NHS anaesthetist, so they repurposed their robot line to make face PPE.
“When you are called to help and you have a willing team, these are the things that you can do,” said Evan Gilman, the company’s third-generation manager. Gilman Brothers has switched gears to help provide medical supplies for COVID-19 response in Connecticut.
Scottsdale company making face shields, donating them to Arizona emergency workers! FOX 10's Carmen Blackwell visits Artisan Colour in Scottsdale where they are using resources to make face shields to help medical workers stay safe as they treat coronavirus patients in Arizona.
Vistaprint is proud to donate 100,000 face shields to healthcare facilities in underserved communities. We've been able to adapt our technology with a goal of making 100,000 each week by the end of April.
The Vomela Companies
Whether you are waiting in line at the grocery store, the bank, the clinic or the pharmacy, directional signage such as floor graphics can help your customers overall experience while providing appropriate social distancing.
Hatteras is doing what it can to help address the scarcity of hospital beds during this coronavirus outbreak. Using a prototype supplied by The Gilman Brothers Company, Hatteras' Large Format Team produced these Supine Beds that cut on our Zund America, Inc. digital die-cutting system. The bed is sturdy, lightweight, and easy to assemble and clean. We delivered our first 300 beds today and are scaling up to support many more
Ward and Kennedy Company
Ward and Kennedy Company is looking to help in doing their part. They will donate machine time to aid in production bottlenecks if anyone is in need of cutting plastic for face shields or fabrics for masks.