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Nissan personal protective equipment manufacturing

EDM (Early Day Motion) 441: tabled on 04 May 2020

Tabled in the 2019-21 session.

This motion has been signed by 22 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House thanks Nissan in Sunderland for repurposing its factory to make personal protective equipment (PPE) during the covid-19 crisis; notes with respect and gratitude the efforts of workers at the car plant that are now delivering up to 100,000 face visors and 18,000 aprons per week to the NHS; pays tribute to those NHS workers that are risking their lives to protect us all; calls on other companies with facilities to follow Nissan’s lead and form a manufacturing army to help make this life-saving PPE; notes the role of Unite the Union in pushing this initiative; and urges the Government to coordinate and facilitate these efforts to ensure maximum output and success.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.