Q&A with Kate Roper of Aurecon

As part of our #LockdownLessons series, Bizcommunity is reaching out to South Africa’s top industry players to share their experience of the current Covid-19 crisis, how their organisations are navigating these unusual times, where the challenges and opportunities lie, and their industry outlook for the near future. We chatted to Kate Roper, client director, health…

MIT develops mass manufacture of disposable face shields

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has started to produce mass manufacture of disposable face shields for healthcare professionals in response to Covid-19. “The shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE) available to healthcare professionals has become increasingly problematic as Covid-19 cases continue to surge,” said MIT in its press statement. “The sheer volume of PPE…