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Toyota to make protective gear in US to aid coronavirus battle

Japanese automaker to also help ventilator makers boost capacity

Toyota will begin producing medical-use face guards to help the U.S. fight against the coronavirus.    © Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) -- Toyota Motor Corp's North American unit said on Friday it would produce face shields, ventilators and respirators, as the death toll from the coronavirus exceeds 1,200 in the United States.

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