Toyota has converted a plant in St Petersburg to assist the city in combating the pandemic

Тойота переоборудовала производство в Санкт-Петербурге для помощи городу в борьбе с пандемией

Contributing to the fight against the spread of coronavirus, Toyota gave St. Petersburg 20 000 of personal protection, produced at the company’s plant

Under the initiative, plant professionals quickly picked up and adapted the specification of personal protective equipment and launched production of a number of the main production line of the enterprise.

10 000 plastic flaps to protect the face were transferred to the CPS, and 10,000 tissue masks went to the Center city volunteers in Saint-Petersburg. The city became part of the global campaign, in which almost all enterprises Toyota was made of the various means of individual protection for those who are struggling with the virus on the front lines.

The use of a personal car enables you to limit the number of contacts and is an important element of protection during a pandemic. So, OOO “Toyota Motor” has decided to pass 12 cars from Toyota corporate fleet factory in the use of the city authorities. Previously, the company Toyota gave 45 cars from the corporate Park of different institutions of the Ministry of health in Moscow.

“In this difficult period we are trying to make a contribution to the common fight against coronavirus infection. For Toyota’s safety is always the number one priority, so we hope that personal protective equipment produced at the plant, will help St. Petersburg to limit the spread of infection,” commented Executive Vice-President of OOO “Toyota Motor”, the Director of branch of “Toyota Motor” in Saint-Petersburg Ishida Masashi.