NI company says it could produce 22,000 face shields a day

Magherafelt-based manufacturing company, Bloc Blinds is to start production of frontline personal protective equipment (PPE).

Friday, 27th March 2020, 5:19 pm
Updated Friday, 27th March 2020, 5:22 pm
Faceguard that can be manufactured by BlocBlinds

A spokesperson said: “Bloc Blinds has the capability to manufacture face shields, which provide vital direct splash face protection to those bravely working on the front line against Covid-19.

"We have a prototype and our production line will be able to produce 22,000 face shields per day.

"The health and wellbeing of our employees is our top priority and we will ensure we are fully compliant with social distancing guidelines.”

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