Facedrive’s TraceSCAN Receives Media Coverage for COVID-19 Tracing Wearables for Construction Workers

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Facedrive Inc. ("Facedrive") (TSXV: FD), Canada’s "people-and-planet first" business and leading tech developer, is pleased to announce that its contact tracing solution, TraceSCAN (http://www.tracescan.ca/), has received media coverage for the innovative use of wearable technologies for COVID-19 containment efforts on Labourers’ International Union of North America’s (LiUNA’s) construction sites in Ontario.

TraceSCAN was recently featured on Globe and Mail in the article titled "Ottawa agrees to explore ‘wearable’ COVID-19 device after concerns from Ontario construction union" and was written by Laura Stone, Queen’s Park Reporter. The article can be viewed at: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/article-ottawa-agrees-to-explore-wearable-covid-19-device-after-concerns/

The feature follows the recent announcement dated July 29, Facedrive Health’s launch of pilot project of TraceSCAN Wearables with partner, LiUNA. The pilot project will assign every employee a dedicated wearable device for COVID-19 contact tracing, done completely independent of phone use.

About Facedrive

Facedrive is a multi-faceted "people-and-planet first" platform offering socially-responsible services to local communities with a strong commitment to doing business fairly, equitably and sustainably. Facedrive Rideshare was the first to offer green transportation solutions in the TaaS space, planting thousands of trees and giving users a choice between electric vehicles, hybrid vehicles and conventional vehicles. Facedrive Marketplace offers curated merchandise created from sustainably sourced materials. Facedrive Foods offers contactless deliveries of healthy foods right to consumers’ doorsteps. Facedrive Health develops innovative technological solutions to the most acute health challenges of the day. Facedrive is changing the ridesharing, food delivery, e-commerce and health tech narratives for the better, for everyone. Facedrive is currently operational in the following cities and municipalities of Ontario: The Greater Toronto Area, Hamilton, London, Guelph, Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge, Orillia and Ottawa.

For more about Facedrive, visit www.facedrive.com.

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Contacts

Media: Sana Srithas | sana@facedrive.com

Sayan Navaratnam
Chief Executive Officer and Director
Tel: 1-888-300-2228