France to ramp up domestic production of face masks, respirators: Macron
Tuesday, 31 March 2020 France plans to quickly ramp up domestic production of face masks and respirators to respond to urgent needs of hospitals and caregivers during the coronavirus epidemic, French President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday.
Homemade face masks are not as effective as surgical masks or N95 respirators. But, according to Business Insider, some experts say they're better than nothing when it comes to slowing the spread of the coronavirus. With health care workers faced with a shortage of medical supplies, like masks and...
From protective gear like face shields to cabin crew donning PPE suits, to deep cleaning of aircraft every 24 hours, airlines are taking various measures as they restart curtailed domestic operations..