Our #spreadthisinstead series continues with a story of ingenuity. After hearing all the reports of the Personal Protective Equipment ( PPE) shortages taking place across the world, Swift Current healthcare professional David Stock decided to take action.

In his case, he’s decided to manufacture face shields that Health care professionals and other front line workers have been using.

Intending to produce 1000 shields, David says he’s had some ongoing challenges sourcing some of the materials. Using 3d printers to manufacture the components has also been a challenge.