Federal Government Seizes Over 10M Fake 3M N95 Masks In COVID ProbeThe most recent seizures occurred Wednesday when Homeland Security agents intercepted hundreds of thousands of counterfeit 3M masks in an East Coast warehouse that were set to be distributed.
'Not A Problem That Is Going Away': 3M Fighting To Keep Counterfeit N95 Masks Off The FrontlineThere's been a surge in fraud and counterfeit PPE cases since the beginning of the pandemic. Counterfeit respirators even made it to the frontline in Minnesota. 3M is taking an active stand to prevent them from getting to our health care heroes.
3M Reports Sales Up 6% Year Over Year, Stocks Go Up3M has been in the news frequently during the coronavirus pandemic. Among the things the company manufactures are the much sought-after N95 masks.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: 3M Sues Over Fraudulent N95 RespiratorsOne of the lawsuits says the defendant tried to sell 5 billion respirators at double their list price to the state of Indiana, calling the offer an "Easter gift."
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Chinese-American Doctors Donate Thousands Of PPEWhen the fight against the deadly viral invader, COVID-19 began, critical medical stockpiles were woefully short in hospitals and clinics across the country.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: M Health Fairview Decontaminating N95 Masks Using UV TechnologyThey say they are decontaminating N95 masks at the rate of 62 every 45 minutes using a mobile UV tower system.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Sleep Number Furloughs 40% Of Its 4,400 WorkersThe mattress maker also said it’s temporarily suspending matching 401(K) contributions and some other benefits.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Nursing Association Leader Alarmed By State's Mask InventoryAs Minnesotans venture out to grab essentials or just some fresh air, more and more of them are masking up.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Nonprofit Switches From Making Personal Hygiene Pads to Face MasksAs the COVID-19 pandemic spread, shortages of critical personal protection equipment for medical workers mounted. In particularly short supply are protective face masks.
Coronavirus Updates: CDC Ponders Encouraging More Americans To Wear Masks In PublicPresident Trump said Monday he is open to the idea of more people wearing masks for a short amount of time.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Trooper Pulls Doctor Over, Gives Her N95 Masks Instead Of TicketDr. Sarosh Ashraf Janjua, a cardiologist at a coronavirus quarantine unit in Duluth, was pulled over by Trooper Brian Schwartz for speeding on March 21.