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Kinetic JLG partnership COVID-19 Safety Wearables

KINETIC-JLG Partnership To Deploy COVID-19 Safety Wearables For Industrial Workers

KINETIC, a NY-based wearable device maker that provides safety wearables for industrial workers, has partnered with JLG Industries, to deploy its Reflex smart wearable at JLG facilities. In alignment with their people-first culture, JLG has deployed the KINETIC Reflex devices on the shop floor to provide team members with instant feedback on high-risk ergonomic postures. […]
Companies using wearables safe workplace

How Companies Are Using Wearable Tech To Bring Employees Back To Work

While remote working has gained momentum, many companies are getting ready to bring their employees back to the workplace, and they’re utilizing wearable tech for the safe return of workers. Read more Modjoul Wants to Bring America Back to Work By Protecting Frontline Workers in Their Fight Against COVID-19 Wearable technology shows promise in ensuring […]
Safe Spacer wearable

Safe Spacer Wearable Helps Workers And Others Maintain Social Distance Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

The World Health Organization (WHO) has repeatedly emphasized the significance of maintaining social distance in order to tackle COVID-19 outbreak. Now, IK Multimedia, a Modena, Italy-based technology company has developed a wearable device that will do just that. Safe Spacer is a lightweight wearable device that helps workers and visitors to maintain safe social distancing, […]
Estimote Wearables To Curb Workplace Covid 19

Estimote Introduces Wearables To Monitor Workplace Contact Between Employees to Curb COVID-19 Outbreak

When social distancing is required to lower the risk of catching a virus, such as in Covid-19 outbreak, it may be difficult for factory owners to track all of their employees. Estimote, a Bluetooth location beacon startup, has created a new range of wearable devices that will allow a business owner to monitor their workers […]
Exoskeletons for worker safety

How Exoskeletons are Changing Construction and Manufacturing Industries

Technology is continuing to make revolutionary strides in construction and manufacturing industries. Leading this charge are exoskeletons, also known as exosuits. While majority of today’s $130 million wearable robotics market is for medical exoskeletons, these wearable machines are slowly making their way into the construction industry to increase safety and productivity for all workers. Industrial […]
RealWear AR Headset

RealWear Raises $80 million for Augmented Reality Headset for Connected Workers

RealWear, a Vancouver, Washington-based AR startup that develops industrial helmet for workers, closed an $80 million Series B financing round, bringing the company’s total funding to over $100 million. RealWear will use the funds, which are a combination of equity and debt, to continue market expansion and accelerate its platform development. Related Kopin Unveils World’s […]