Link to this page to stay updated on Headwall's announcements and news related to our actions during the current coronavirus situation.
Update: 2 April 2020, 15:00 EDT
Our headquarters state, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, has launched a web portal for individuals and businesses to donate unused personal protective equipment (PPE) to help respond to the current COVID-19 situation.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has created a web portal to donate to a COVID-19 Worldwide Response Fund.
Here is another news aggregator from our own media partner, Meltwater. Note that Headwall is not responsible for third-party content, which is provided for your convenience only. This webpage provides social media updates in real time from 4 categories, Health organizations, Politicians, Scientists, and News Outlets.
Update: 23 March 2020, 16:00 EDT
Headwall has taken steps in line with the recent directive by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to enable employees to work from home and continue operations to support customers, many of which are in critical industries. Our headquarters remains open and production is continuing, but our facilities are limited to designated employees and no unplanned visitors.
Update: 20 March 2020, 15:58 EDT
We have sent a message to everyone on our mailing list as an update from Headwall. We remain open and active, while implementing procedures and policies to minimize the risk of coronavirus transmission. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to reach out to us by e-mail, telephone, or even using social media.
Update: 18 March 2020, 9:45 EDT
Yes, Headwall is open for business. We have put into place policies and procedures that leading authorities have recommended such as eliminating non-essential travel, enabling certain company personnel to work remotely from home, replacing some on-site events with online events, and making relevant and useful information about the current situation available to employees, customers, and partners.
Our supply chain and production remain operating with vigilance over current conditions worldwide, and our administrative, sales, and customer service and support staff remain active and responsive. Headwall takes pride in our contributions to make the world a better place, both by developing and selling innovative products and by taking actions to help make the world a safer and healthier place.
Update: 17 March 2020, 15:30 EDT
Here is a helpful and informative set of graphics provided by the World Health Organization on steps that we can all take to reduce the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19).
And here are three very actively updated sources of aggregated information related to the coronavirus:
Update: 17 March 2020, Noon EDT
The following events that Headwall had been scheduled to attend or exhibit at have been postponed:
- Opening & Workshop at the CHRSE in Germany
- On-Site Seminar at the University of Florida in Gainesville
- IMPORTANT: this has been replaced by a live webinar hosted by Headwall and the University of Florida Gainesville on Tuesday, March 24 for which you can register
- On-Site Demo Day at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography in La Jolla
- Seafood Expo Global 2020 in Brussels