Iterate Labs CEO, Dr. Jason Guss, will speak at the Virtual Poultry Tech Summit, scheduled for October 20-22, 2020. Dr. Guss will present how food manufacturers are already using wearable technology to improve labor productivity, minimize workplace injuries, and reduce worker turnover.
The technology takes the form of an industrial wearable that attaches to gloves provide real-time connectivity for supervisors and management. A proprietary algorithm converts digitized arm and hand motion into insights to help meat processors improve labor productivity and effectiveness.
The wearables can also ensure that employee movements meet strict ergonomic guidelines. Injuries due to improper ergonomics have direct costs of $15 billion each year, according to Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) estimates.
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