An online appeal has been launched to provide vital face shields for frontline NHS staff in the Highlands.
Recent reports have highlighted the shortage of much-needed personal protective equipment (PPE) to enable health professionals do their jobs safely during the coronavirus outbreak.
Organisers behind the Covid-19 Highlands crowdfunder appeal aim to use 3D printer technology to produce the headbands and acetate sheets that can be used for face protection. They have set a target of £1000 and by this morning they had donations totalling almost £800.
A donation of £10 will provide 20 front face acetate sheets, £25 will provide 20 front face acetate sheets and 30 holders and £50 will provide 40 front face acetate sheets and 60 holders. A spokesman said: “We have a community group on […]
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