On its way to delivering 25,000 face shields across the region, Oro-Medonte-based Molded Precision Components (MPC) has hooked up firefighters in its home town.
Members of MPC were on hand to donate a number of its locally manufactured shields to the Oro-Medonte Fire & Emergency Service.
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“We are very appreciative and grateful for the donation from MPC,” said Fire Chief Hugh Murray. “Shield-U face shields are being donated at a good time, and provides a crucial level of safety and comfort for firefighters and emergency services personnel.”
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MPC vowed to distribute some 25,000 shields after the local manufacturer retooled to produce this equipment in the early days of the pandemic.