The rippling effects of the COVID-19 virus have forced businesses big and small to reduce store and employee hours, change operations and at worst, shut their doors. Meanwhile, the bandwidth of hospitals and medical facilities, along with the people who keep them running, is being stretched to its limits with the increasing number of patients affected by the coronavirus.
Gloves, masks, sanitizers, and other personal protective equipment are in high demand, creating a struggle to provide medical workers with the crucial supplies they need to keep themselves protected while taking care of others.
Seeing the realities of the situation at hand, brands in the action sports industry have sprung into action and are doing their part to make a difference. Whether it’s donating protective gear or converting manufacturing to produce products themselves, scroll down below to view eight action sports brands making an effort to help keep those in need protected.
This article originally appeared on DewTour.com and was republished with permission.