Griffin is the general manager of Predictive Solutions Corporation, formerly DBO2, and an Industrial Scientific company. He earned his MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a Bachelor of Arts from Wittenberg University. Griffin can be reached at gschultz@ predictivesolutions.com.
Safety Big Data sets can be used to predict workplace injuries with accuracy rates as high as 80-90 percent, according to a white paper based on research conducted in collaboration with a team from Carnegie Mellon University, one of the leading institutions in the field of Big Data analytics.
You might be surprised to learn that many of the same technologies used to construct “Watson,” the supercomputer that beat the best human champions on the game show “Jeopardy,” as well as the “Deep Blue” supercomputer that defeated Gary Kasparov and other chess masters, are being employed to bring cutting edge predictive and advanced analytics to the field of safety.