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Ford, autoworkers to assist in medical equipment production

Ford Motor Co., alongside 3M, GE Healthcare and the United Auto Workers union will begin organizing to manufacture critical medical equipment for the coronavirus outbreak.

Ford will be making battery-powered air-purifying respirators, ventilators, face shields and disposable N95 respirators, according to a news release. The operations could be happening at several of Ford’s Michigan plants and or at a GE manufacturing site, with work being done by UAW-represented employees.

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