Smart insole to identify and mitigate workplace slips, trips and falls
- February 07, 2023
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Workplace injury due to slips and trips can amount to over a million cases globally, and many of these incidents are not reported as there is no effective and systematic way to track them. iHealthtech Director Prof Lim Chwee Teck and FlexoSense, a startup he cofounded, have collaborated with the Workplace Safety and Health Institute and the Association of Singapore Marine Industries Maritime Industries to tackle the challenge by developing a smart insole for workers. Please find out how the technology can help enhance workplace safety and reduce accidents that may result in the loss of lives and productivity in the news below.