Vector Technology Systems (VTS) is committed to assisting in the battle to beat the coronavirus. We are now providing emergency personal protective equipment (PPE) -both manufactured in house, and sourced from approved manufacturers.
Please continue to check our site for new products and programs to help protect yourself and your loved ones from this pandemic.
Click below to read more about our PPE program as well as our commitment to help people in need.
Per the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the N95 masks are the best masks for protection against the coronavirus.
In addition, The FDA has accepted the KN95 masks as having identical specifications to the N95 masks.
Per the CDC NIOSH guidelines, as clarified by the FDA, the N95 and KN95 masks keep out up to 95% of small particles. While the typical surgical mask is effective in keeping in and keeping out fluids, it is ineffective against small particles.
Rather, per the CDC, it is only effective as to the following:
N95 and KN95 masks provide the extra protection needed to those who are forced into exposure to potentially infected individuals.