Tesla safety boss tries to calm factory workers, some are concerned about lax coronavirus precautions

Tesla’s Laurie Shelby emailed employees on Thursday claiming the company has “had zero COVID-19 workplace transmissions” since restarting operations in May. However, some workers remain worried about lax safety precautions. Tech BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Tesla factory inspected by Fremont Police as authorities give green light to gradual reopening

Law enforcement officers called hours ahead of their visit on Wednesday, had full access to the entire Tesla facility during the inspection and were able to observe whether employees working there were complying with the latest health orders. Tech BEST … Read more…

Tesla could help make lithium ion batteries for ventilators to help fight COVID-19, says ResMed CEO Mick Farrell

Amid a COVID-19 pandemic and ventilator shortage, Tesla purchased 1,000 “non-invasive ventilators” made by ResMed to donate to hospitals, explained CEO Mick Farrell. Typically, higher-end ventilators are recommended to treat patients. Tech BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Tesla could help make lithium ion batteries for ventilators to help fight COVID-19, says ResMed CEO Mick Farrell

Amid a COVID-19 pandemic and ventilator shortage, Tesla purchased 1,000 “non-invasive ventilators” made by ResMed to donate to hospitals, explained CEO Mick Farrell. Typically, higher-end ventilators are recommended to treat patients. Tech BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Tesla memo: Essential employees, including production, should still come to work

A new internal email at Tesla tells employees, “We have had conflicting guidance from different levels of government,” about how to operate during the covid-19 pandemic and shelter-in-place orders. Production employees told to work if they can. Tech BEST DEAL … Read more…

Tesla memo: Essential employees, including production, should still come to work

A new internal email at Tesla tells employees, “We have had conflicting guidance from different levels of government,” about how to operate during the covid-19 pandemic and shelter-in-place orders. Production employees told to work if they can. Tech BEST DEAL … Read more…

Tesla acknowledges ‘health epidemics’ as new risk in financial filing amid coronavirus outbreak

After estimating that the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in China would only cause their business a week-and-a-half production delay, Tesla now acknowledges “health epidemics” as a material risk in their annual financial filing. Tech BEST DEAL UPDATE:

2.10.20 Tesla stock massive fluctuations; No-good debit cards; Small business ransomware needs skyrocketing

Some have lost a tremendous amount of their savings betting on Tesla. Know that betting on any one enterprise is risky – Apple, Amazon – stocks that become stories. Amazon went through a cycle that wiped some stock holders out. … Read more…

2.10.20 Tesla stock massive fluctuations; No-good debit cards; Small business ransomware needs skyrocketing

Some have lost a tremendous amount of their savings betting on Tesla. Know that betting on any one enterprise is risky – Apple, Amazon – stocks that become stories. Amazon went through a cycle that wiped some stock holders out. … Read more…