American electric vehicle and clean energy company Tesla announced that it will deliver ventilators free of charge to hospitals across the world, much-needed equipment amid the coronavirus pandemic.
“We have extra FDA-approved ventilators. Will ship to hospitals worldwide within Tesla delivery regions. Device & shipping costs are free,” Tesla’s CEO Elon Musk said on Twitter late Tuesday.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is a regulator body and a federal agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Musk had only one condition. “The only requirement is that the vents are needed immediately for patients, not stored