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Get all the latest coronavirus news and more delivered to your inbox daily. register here. Amid the battle against the coronavirus, drones will be used to deliver COVID-19 test kits and personal protective equipment to medical staff on a remote Scottish island. As part of the two-week trial, drone delivery specialist Skyports will transport the …

COARSEGOLD, Calif. (KSEE) – Chukchansi Gold Resort & Casino is slated to open on June 1, but with changes including door-to-door screening and physical distancing protocols. Before entering, security will check the temperature of guests and make sure they are wearing face coverings. Then there’s a touchless hand sanitizer stand and stickers on the floor …

NORTH UMass Lowell Students at the university’s 3D printing club have donated hundreds of items of protective gear – including masks, face shields and “ear savers” – to COVID-19 first responders. With the use of 3D printers, Molly Teece, major in plastics engineering at Methuen and David Barry from Amherst, NH, with Ethan Chen, a …

For an Eskimo football player from Edmonton, the uncertainty of the next few months is over. Mark Mackie, a defensive tackle who played the last two seasons with the Esks, will trade shoulder pads for hospital gowns after being accepted to Western University School of Medicine in London, Ont. “It was in the overall plan …

We could all have a little fun right now, which is why when Lincoln High School football coach Masaki Matsumoto was asked to run a statewide helmet design survey on Twitter, he jumped at the chance. Over the past week, Matsumoto has compiled design photos of helmets from schools across the state, across all classifications, …

It took nearly two months, but the GRTC is stepping up virus protection for drivers who have maintained the transit system during the pandemic. Four drivers have tested positive for COVID-19, including one who is hospitalized. An order of 400 face shields arrived on Monday and were distributed to drivers ready to wear the extra …

JUNEAU – An Alaskan company is developing personal protective equipment with transparent face shields for the benefit of hearing impaired people during the coronavirus pandemic. Juneau’s Rapid Response PPE developed masks with clear plastic areas so that people who are hard of hearing and who rely on facial cues or lip reading can communicate effectively, …

It was around mid-March when emergency medical workers began issuing dire warnings they were quickly running out of protective gear to keep them safe while treating coronavirus patients. So when Christine Flynn, a teaching assistant at Memorial Junior High School, saw on television that equipment like 3D printers could be used to quickly and inexpensively …

A public works employee is suing the town of Englewood and its superiors for allegedly retaliating against him when he complained that the Public Works Department was not protecting workers sufficiently, exposing them to the coronavirus. In a complaint filed on MondayWilliam Fulmore of Hackensack says his superiors at Englewood DPW were not protecting employees …

Virginia is expected to receive three decontamination systems that can collectively sterilize up to 240,000 units of personal protective equipment each day during the coronavirus outbreak. Virginia is expected to receive three decontamination systems that can collectively sterilize up to 240,000 units of personal protective equipment each day during the coronavirus outbreak. Governor Ralph Northam …