We’re all connected through technology. Wherever we are– at home, work, or while having a vacation, we greatly rely on technology to send us relevant information, monitor what’s happening around us and send us alerts.
Even the construction industry is now relying on technology, and here’s how IoT is revolutionizing construction safety.
1. Worker Safety Is Guaranteed
In the construction industry, IoT has been proven to be an excellent tool capable of improving worker safety. Every year, a lot of construction workers die while on duty, and this isn’t surprising at all. There are a lot of fatalities happening here, such as electrocution, fall, and being struck by moving and falling objects.
Smart clothing, such as safety vests are equipped with electronic sensors, construction vehicles, location beacons, and even GPS trackers. Wearable technology is also excellent as they can warn workers if there are any live wires, and the …