Safety? There's an App for That

Written by: Katie Kuehner-Hebert, Risk & Insurance

More and more employers are putting mobile apps in the hands of their workers to reduce injuries on the job.

Kevin O’Donnell, a principal safety professional for the power generation division at NextEra Energy, said his team at Florida Power & Light was already using custom apps and handheld devices to record daily readings for verification of pressures, temperatures, flow, tank levels and other operational parameters during the daily inspections.