In response to the deadly Coronavirus threat, TechNova Imaging Systems has begun manufacturing and distribution of NovaShield face shields aimed at providing added protection to anybody who is at a high risk of exposure to this airborne contagious infections. The company’s objective is to contribute in its on-going fight against Covid-19.
Speaking on the occasion, C G Ramakrishnan, Executive Director and CEO of TechNova says, “TechNova is committed to support the print industry, as well as the frontline medical professionals and essential services providers across country. We recognised a need for Face Shields, as the first line of defence for the frontline Covid warriors. Our team was quickly able to design & produce an initial batch of face shields and test them with a select group from the medical community and other user segments. Once we had their approval, we decided to go ahead with mass production of the shields”.
Made using environment-friendly, recyclable PET material, TechNova’s NovaShield face shield boasts of USPs like cushioned headband for comfortable prolonged usage without any painful feeling and highly transparent visor for clear & unobstructed vision. It easily fits over eyeglasses with adequate breathing space thereby providing full frontal coverage for maximum protection.
NovaShield face shield is recommended to be used along with other PPE such as face masks, hair nets, etc. and is ideal for medical staff, healthcare workers, laboratory workers, police & security personnel, cleaning & sanitation personnel, delivery staff, personnel at various retail outlets and places of close human interaction and for general citizens at risk of exposure to airborne contagious infections.
According to the company, being one of the world’s largest suppliers of print solutions, TechNova has stood strongly with the Indian Printing Industry during this time of crisis. Since the nationwide lockdown began, the company has worked for 24/7 and overcame every obstacle to ensure uninterrupted supplies of critical raw materials like printing plates, pre-press & pressroom chemicals and digital print media to leading newspapers and publications across the country.
The importance of having a domestic print consumables manufacturer and ‘Make In India’ manufacturing has been well proven in such a time of crisis when Team TechNova extended itself in every way to meet customer needs and stand in solidarity with the country.