Safety-related apps for mobile devices are increasingly being used by occupational safety and health professionals.Visit ISHN’s “Apps” topic regularly to learn about the latest developments in the apps field.
The NIOSH Lifting Equation mobile application, NLE Calc, is a tool to calculate the overall risk index for single and multiple manual lifting tasks. This application provides risk estimates to help evaluate lifting tasks and reduce the incidence of low back injuries in workers.
Fujitsu has developed an Artificial Intelligence (AI) algorithm that can monitor heat stress levels in workers through its “Human Centric AI Zinrai.” The AI will be able to oversee workers like security guards and others who are susceptible heat-related stress, according to Fujitsu.
VelocityEHS, the leading cloud environment, health, safety (EHS) and sustainability software provider, today announced a new enhancement to its MSDSonline mobile app that significantly improves its users’ mobile chemical management experience.
SafeWorkz has released their online and app based platform that allows clients to record, manage and analyse their safety, health, environment and quality (HSEQ) performance. This enables informed and targeted corrective actions to be developed.
The CDC’s National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has unveiled a new mobile application (app) for iOS devices that will measure sound levels in the workplace to help workers learn about their noise exposure and reduce the chances of hearing loss.
NIOSH estimates that 22 million workers are exposed to hazardous noise levels every year.
Small town Canadian startup making big strides in US market
November 1, 2016
Harness Software has announced a unique partnership with the Midwest Roofing Contractors Association (MRCA) that will see the company help over 300 member contractors save time and money in the area of health & safety.
3E's MSDgen 6.58 features a new multilingual exposure scenario phrase library along with multiple enhancements
August 16, 2016
3E Company, a leading provider of environmental health and safety (EH&S) compliance and information management services, today announced the launch of MSDgen(R) 6.58, the latest version of its Safety Data Sheet (SDS) authoring system.
The Gas Detection Made Easy app is a free training and reference tool for gas detection information on the go
April 21, 2016
Industrial Scientific, the global leader in gas detection is pleased to introduce the Gas Detection Made Easy application. The application was designed by Industrial Scientific’s training team based on the curriculum taught during basic and advanced courses.