Wearable Technology in the Time of COVID-19

Businesses all over the globe are facing the ever-increasing challenge of keeping their employees safe and complying with safety guidelines to slow the spread of COVID-19. While many businesses have adopted work-from-home procedures and others have furloughed their employees or shut down completely, essential businesses are still operational and finding it more critical than ever…

Technology Doesn’t Lie: KBE Building Team Talks Benefits of Spot-r

KBE Building Corporation is at work on a major project in Virginia, and as crews complete the multi-story building, they’re also wearing a Spot-r Clip on their waist. The Internet of Things-enabled wearable device monitors workers’ movements around a jobsite, helping supervisors reduce risk and injuries, cut waste and better manage projects.  KBE Building, a…

Technology Innovations, Workplace Culture Enable a New Level of Construction Safety

In this article for Occupational Health & Safety Magazine, Triax Technologies’ Pete Schermerhorn writes about how new technologies are connecting workers and supervisors as well as managers and executives off site to enable improved safety culture and practices. Shifting the Workplace Culture Along these lines, it’s important to understand that these technology tools are just…