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Manufacturing Day 2019: 3 Ways Technology is a Must-Have to Ensure Safety for the Modern Industrial Worker

By Lawrence Whittle, Parsable CEO  |  October 4, 2019

Processing MagazineThe U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported late last year that there were a total of 5,147 fatal work injuries in 2017 – many of which were comprised of workers in industrial environments. That total number is almost unchanged from a decade ago, so it’s clear the world must do better in making work safer. Technology comes in to guide and drive adherence to safety best practices. With modern digital tools, safety becomes embedded into the daily work execution, not a separated set of tasks managed by the environmental, health and safety team.  

Read the full article at Processing Magazine.