Bigyan ng safety gears! Senator Grace Poe laments firefighter’s lack of protective and fire hydrants.
Thousands of surgical masks, testing kits and personal protective equipment (PPE) donated by the Chinese government arrived in Manila Saturday (March 21) to be used by Philippine frontliners in the battle against coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
US health authorities on Thursday advised medical personnel facing a shortage of protective masks to use bandanas or scarves in an emergency.
The 54-strong party-list coalition at the House of Representatives has donated P5 million worth of protective gear like gloves, masks, goggles, and personal protective equipment for frontliners at hospitals in Metro Manila and affected provinces.
Neophyte Quezon City Rep. Precious Hipolito Castelo has urged Congress to exempt face masks, sanitizers and other protective goods from import duties and local taxes.