While the world as a whole continues to grapple with rapidly evolving coronavirus pandemic, Automotive Parts companies are stepping in and stepping up. Automotive Parts companies are getting creative in the ways they can give back and offer support during this challenging time.
Below are just some of the highlights this week on the myriad ways the industry is working to Keep Countries Rolling.
Earlier this week, some CEOs would donate the remainder of their salary for 2020 to a fund to help employees struggling during the pandemic. Leadership teams at larger organizations have followed suit in order to stabilize their businesses impacted by COVID-19, by reducing or eliminating their salaries as well.
Meanwhile, many automotive-related organizations are engineering new ways to use old or current products and manufacturing processes to now turn to fight the spread of the coronavirus. Some companies have donated millions of masks, gloves and lab coats to healthcare workers on the frontlines and has begun manufacturing hand sanitizer at some of its plants.
Automotive car care product companies are offering antibacterial cleaning services for first responders’ vehicles. They performing the cleaning focuses on areas most touched in the vehicles, like steering wheels, dashboards, door handles and gear shifters.