Ford and 3M begin shipping respirators to frontline health workers

Ford, with design and testing consultation from 3M, and close coordination with the CDC’s National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has developed a new powered air-purifying respirator (PAPR). Ford Ford Motor is beginning to deliver powered air-purifying respirators to frontline health care workers battling the coronavirus pandemic sweeping across the country, the automaker […]

CDC says 3% of workers in surveyed meat processing plants infected

Lucas Gebel makes sausage while processing hogs at Elma Locker & Grocery on July 25, 2018 in Elma, Iowa. Scott Olson | Getty Images About 3% of workers in over 100 meat processing plants have tested positive for the coronavirus as conditions allow the virus to...