Mukilteo company joins fight against COVID-19
Kaas Tailored shifts focus from making furniture to producing surgical masks, face shields
Last updated 4/21/2020 at 1:52pm
With the medical community and first responders in desperate need of personal protective equipment, Gov. Jay Inslee has issued an urgent plea for businesses to join the fight against COVID-19.
Inslee requested help from manufacturing companies to help produce surgical masks, face shields and other safety items in short supply for the state's health-care workers and public safety personnel during a news conference last week.
In part because the federal government's supply of personal protection equipment (PPE) is dwindling, Inslee said that the state has to find other ways to produce the muc...