12 Sep Wearable Technology Prevents Risk, or Does It?
There is a strong technology movement in the construction industry for mitigating risk and increasing job site safety. What is the best way to achieve safety excellence? Many companies have developed their own rewards program or investing in a safety management system. One of the options that companies have is cloud-based wearable technology. Wearable technology can reduce health risks by monitoring sound, airborne particles, and UV rays. But is wearable technology precise enough to actively keep workers safe? Mobile technology can be more efficient in terms of near miss reporting and safety awareness among employees. Wearable technology is an invasion of worker privacy, expensive and time-consuming. Mobile technology is quick, easy and cost-effective. What safety solution will your company invest in wearable or mobile technology?