Pierce County CARES: Free personal protective equipment (PPE) available to businesses
Pierce County is providing free personal protective equipment (PPE) to county businesses to help them comply with COVID-19 workplace safety practices and protect employees and customers. This program is funded through $158 million in Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act federal dollars. A total of $30 million will be focused on economic stabilization and recovery projects in Pierce County.
To receive PPE, businesses must fill out a PPE Request Form at www.piercecountywa.gov/BusinessPPE and indicate the type of PPE needed. Available PPE includes disposable, non-surgical masks and no-touch infrared forehead thermometers, while supplies last.
PPE will be distributed June 1 — June 3, and businesses that request PPE will receive additional details regarding pick-up locations in Pierce County.
Business owners or managers should visit www.piercecountywa.gov/BusinessPPE to request PPE. Businesses must be located in Pierce County to be eligible.
For more information, contact the Pierce County Economic Development Department at (253) 798–6150 or PCBizPPE@piercecountywa.gov.