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Life-Saving Wearable Devices that Boost Safety for Construction Workers

The construction industry ranks in first place when it comes to the number of fatal workplace injuries. In 2016, there were 991 deaths reported...
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Majority of Manufacturing Facilities Will Adopt Wearable Technology in 5 Years

As wearables are becoming popular, their uses are also becoming diverse. Commercial use of wearables is on the rise. Wearable devices that were once...
Kinetic REFLEX

Kinetic raises $4.5M for its Wearable REFLEX Aimed at Reducing Workplace Injuries

Kinetic, a NY-based company focused on developing wearables to reduce workplace injury, raised $4.5 seed fund for its wearable device called REFLEX. REFLEX is...
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MATE Exoskeleton by Comau Boosts Workers’ Strength and Performance without Using Electric Power

Comau, a Turin, Italy-based technology and innovation company, has created MATE (muscular aiding tech exoskeleton), an exoskeleton designed for workers to enhance their strength...
Hyundai Deploys Exoskeletons

Hyundai Motor Deploys Industrial Exoskeletons in its North American Plants

Hyundai Motor Group announced it was testing out exoskeletons on its North American plants to help workers lessen safety risks and increase productivity, as...
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Ford Unveils Exoskeleton Vests Worldwide to Help Lessen Worker Fatigue and Injury

Ford Motor Company unveiled its plan to use wearable technology to help ease the load on its human workers. Following successful trials, the company...