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Autofox Helps: Mitsubishi Motors produces face shields to help prevent spread of covid-19

December 9, 2020 | 11:35pm CETpublic
Providing to medical institutions, monthly production, affected factories in Japan...
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Autofox Helps: Porsche, DB Schenker, Lufthansa Cargo ensured transport of protective masks, goggles, protective suits to Germany

December 9, 2020 | 11:29pm CETpublic
Airlift for medical protective equipment, aid for Baden-Württemberg and Free State of Saxony to overcome the coronavirus crisis, value of the protective materials...
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Autofox Helps: Tesa donated 100 km of warning tapes to corona clinics in Germany

December 9, 2020 | 11:24pm CETpublic
Delivery of 3,000 rolls to around 30 hospitals by company manufacturing adhesive tapes not only for automotive industry, part of Beiersdorf Group’s international aid program worth EUR 50 million to support the fight against the covid-19 pandemic...
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Autofox Helps: BMW Group provided vehicles to social, healthcare facilities to ensure mobility of health sector helpers, workers

December 9, 2020 | 11:18pm CETpublic
At its German and international locations, the company is also helping social and public institutions with donations of goods and materials such as breathing masks and disinfectants. BMW Group is working closely with its global supplier network to procure the necessary respiratory masks and other medical equipment at short notice...
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Autofox Helps: Volkswagen released medical personnel with full pay for voluntary work in public health service

December 9, 2020 | 11:13pm CETpublic
Releasing automaker’s employees with medical qualifications (medical practitioners, paramedics, nursing and surgery personnel) working at the facilities in Germany for up to 15 working days...
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Autofox Helps: Peugeot SA (PSA) donated 400,000 masks to hospitals, emergency services, local authorities

November 26, 2020 | 11:19pm CETpublic
Donation of medical equipment to hospitals in Italy, Spain and France, providing Free2Move, PSA, Peugeot and Opel vehicles to healthcare professionals, production of respirators and visors in 3D printing...
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Autofox Helps: Audi donated EUR 600,000 to hospitals at sites in Germany

November 26, 2020 | 11:09pm CETpublic
Aid for the Ingolstadt Hospital and the SLK Hospitals in Heilbronn, 10,000 medical masks for the Ingolstadt region and 5,000 masks for the Neckarsulm region...
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Autofox Helps: Volkswagen Group supported doctors, hospitals in Germany with donation of medical supplies worth EUR 40 million

November 26, 2020 | 11:05pm CETpublic
Face masks, gloves, disinfectants, clinical thermometers, protective goggles and protective clothing for medical personnel...
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Autofox Helps: Škoda distributors support fight against coronavirus worldwide with numerous activities and measures

August 26, 2020 | 11:48pm CETpublic
They mainly provide cars and donations. Activities in Czechia, India, Germany, Slovakia, France, Spain, Poland, Belgium or Switzerland...
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Autofox Helps: Schaeffler donated EUR 1 million to Red Cross for fight against coronavirus

August 26, 2020 | 11:22pm CETpublic
It is a joint help of the company and family shareholders. Already in February, Schaeffler donated EUR 800,000 to Chinese first responder organizations and provided support for Red Cross activities in China...
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Autofox Helps: Fiat Chrysler to help provide more than 1 million meals to school children around plants in USA

August 26, 2020 | 11:12pm CETpublic
Partnership with non-profit organizations and foundations providing food to children until schools return to session, extention of the program nationwide in US and to Canada and Mexico, converting other factories to produce face masks for donation, engineering and logistics assistance an Italian ventilator manufacturer...
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Autofox Helps: Volkswagen Group donated 200,000 FFP2, FFP3 protective face masks to health facilities, health workers

August 26, 2020 | 11:05pm CETpublic
Part of the medical material is intended for Wolfsburg, Germany where the headquarters with the main production plant is located...
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Autofox Helps: Hyundai undertook series of philanthropic initiatives to support health services across Europe during Covid-19 pandemic

June 21, 2020 | 11:23pm CETpublic
Lending more than 300 cars to medical staff and key workers, activities in UK, France, Italy, Spain and Poland, actions supporting customers...
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Autofox Helps: EDAG Engineering developed face mask for everyday use making 3D print data for mask holders available for free download on website

June 21, 2020 | 11:15pm CETpublic
Alternatively, anyone who does not have a 3D printer, can order the Mask4all parts from EDAG's 3D printing partners...
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Autofox Helps: Fiat Chrysler to produce face masks for first responders, health care workers

June 21, 2020 | 11:03pm CETpublic
Production capacity, initial distribution areas, part of a multifaceted global program to support the global fight against the coronavirus pandemic...
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Autofox Helps: Toyota provided hospital with transport vehicle for seriously ill Covid-19 patients

May 31, 2020 | 11:51pm CETpublic
Name and location of the medical facility, ambulance model and developer/converter, joining 11 transport vehicles for mildly infected patients provided by the Toyota Group...
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Autofox Helps: Nissan makes protective face visors for frontline workers in UK

May 31, 2020 | 11:43pm CETpublic
Production capacity, location, inspiration by the 3D printing of two brothers based at Nissan's UK Technical Centre, ramping up the volume thanks to injection moulding...
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Autofox Helps: Fleet of 200 Škoda cars provided by automaker, 16 dealers covered 227,000 km in Czechia in month and half delivering 20,000 meals and essential shopping, 240,000 respirators, face masks and disinfection kits

May 31, 2020 | 11:35pm CETpublic
Over 250 doctors and paramedics covered 16,000 km on 1,600 rides with 150 BeRider e-scooters from Škoda Auto DigiLab in Prague. Helping 89 organisations and more than 50,000 people, evaluating applications for one of hundred Octavia Combi cars by the NROS Foundation, producing almost 800 respirators and 2,500 protective shields with the help of the carmaker's technical development, project management by 3Dees...
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Autofox Helps: Volkswagen Financial Services donated EUR 50,000 to Protestant Foundation Neuerkerode

May 31, 2020 | 11:29pm CETpublic
Use of the money by the German foundation, partnership started before the outbreak of the corona pandemic...
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Autofox Helps: Opel to donate 50,000 protective masks to hospitals, welfare institutions in Germany

May 31, 2020 | 11:18pm CETpublic
Part of PSA Group support, implementation reinforced sanitary protocol across all of divisions, offer of Free2Move vehicles...
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Autofox Helps: FCA Bank, Leasys support Italy following the outbreak of Covid-19 by making available fleet of more than 300 vehicles to Italian Red Cross

May 31, 2020 | 11:05pm CETpublic
Fleet of Fiat, Jeep and Fiat Professional vehicles, the use of cars, SUVs and ambulances, the scope of the Italian Red Cross activities...
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Autofox Helps: Toyota Group engaged in production of medical face shields

May 10, 2020 | 11:25pm CETpublic
The automaker and group companies (Toyota Motor, Toyoda Gosei, Daihatsu Motor, Hino Motors, Toyota Industries, Toyota Auto Body) expands monthly production capacity to 40,000 units planning to reach 70,000 pieces. Affected plants in Japan...
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Autofox Helps: Nissan to make protective face shields for health care workers in Japan

May 10, 2020 | 11:14pm CETpublic
In addition, Nissan is studying ways to support companies that manufacture ventilators and artificial heart-lung machines. Production capacity, location, activities in USA, UK and Spain...
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Autofox Helps: Agnelli Family and its companies Exor, Fiat Chrysler, Ferrari, CNH Industrial respond to Covid-19 emergency

May 10, 2020 | 11:04pm CETpublic
Series of measures to support the Italian national health service, EUR 10 million donation to respond to the local health and social needs in the city of Turin and Piedmont, purchase of 150 ventilators and other medical equipment from various overseas suppliers, fleet of Leasys vehicles to the Italian Red Cross and ANPAS...
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Autofox Helps: Škoda Auto donates 100 Octavia cars worth around CZK 85 million (EUR 3.1 million) to aid organisations in Czechia for fight against coronavirus

April 29, 2020 | 01:00am CETpublic
Receipt of applications to the grant program for two weeks, production of parts for FFP3 respirators in Škoda’s Technical Development using 3D printers, employee collections for hospitals at sites of Czech plants, assistance of trainees and employees with sewing of textile masks, distribution of Prusa Research protective shields to hospitals and general practitioners with contribution of Škoda’s Logistics...
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