Tech giant, Apple to ship 1 million custom face shields a week for medical workers.
A recent video posted by the CEO of the firm, Tim Cook, said that they have successfully secured over 20 million masks to make donation to medical front-liners, and the numbers could increase in the near future.
Previously, the firm had donated 10 million masks to healthcare professionals and they have increased to 20 million. The company is able to source the masks through Apple’s supply chain.
Apple has also designed a custom face shields for medical workers as well. The face shields were sent to Kaiser Hospital and the shields received incredible response from medical workers.
Tim hopes to ship 1 million face shields and to consistently ship 1 million per week after this week.