Vacuum company Dyson has pledged to produce 15,000 ventilators to help fight COVID-19.

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In US news and current events today, Dyson is making 15,000 ventilators to help fight COVID-19. Dyson, most famous for creating vacuums and hand dryers, received an emergency order from the UK to make 10,000 medical ventilators after the country reported a shortage of supplies to fight COVID-19.

The order was reportedly received on March 17. Just 10 days later, the company has unveiled a new ventilator design called ‘CoVent’ joining companies like Ford, GM, and Tesla in making the shift to develop the medical device.

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