How Wearable Tech Can Reduce Workplace Injuries
KINETIC gathers data around an employees' posture to provide tips on how to move and avoid injury
Long work days and lifting significantly heavily objects can take a toll on employees’ bodies. KINETIC created a smart wearable device in the hopes of reducing workplace injuries by focusing on proper form.
The device uses sensors to gather data on the user’s posture and provides feedback on how their form can be improved. The idea is to make the process of heavy lifting much safer for employees.
KINETIC was also created to help employers know more about employees’ form. The team stresses the importance of avoiding these types of injuries, not just from a health standpoint but also from a business and financial one: