Technology


Text app aids communication between hospital staff and patients with hearing difficulties

Addenbrooke’s Hospital has carried out tests of a speech app as a way of helping its medical team communicate with people who are deaf or have hearing loss. Read More

‘75% of attendees positively change their behaviours as a result of VR training’

John Kersey, SHP’s safety technology expert and judge in the SHP Trailblazer in Technology awards, speaks to Luke Robinson, H&S Programme, Strategy and Innovation Manager at Wincanton PLC, about his personal experiences in implementing and taking forward immersive training technology in the workplace. Read More

Lloyd’s Register partners with regulator to apply machine learning to mine insight from decades of safety data

Lloyd’s Register is working with the HSE to bring together and analyse safety data on an unprecedented scale, powered by its latest digital innovation - Severity Scanner. Read More

Safety solutions to thrive in the face of COVID and beyond

Kevin Waterhouse of VCA Technology argues that, while focusing on safeguarding people here and now, companies can choose technologies that also enable them to unlock business success in the long run. Read More

The story of automation that will save lives

Ben Duncker, Business Development Director at Highway Care, talks to Safer Highways about the journey to date around the automated cone laying machine. Read More

IOT firm Sonodot rebrands as Logidot

Arco Innovation Award winning company, which develops ultrasound sensors for the real-time tracking of people and assets in warehouses, has undergone a name change and rebrand. Read More

David Greenberg wins SHP’s Trailblazer in Technology Award

Eave CEO/Founder, Dr David Greenberg has been named as the winner of the SHP Award for Trailblazer in Technology Award. Read More

Finalists announced for SHP’s Trailblazer in Technology Award

The SHP Awards judging panel has selected four finalists for SHP’s Trailblazer in Technology Award. Read More

Ealing Council implements connected IoT approach to fire safety

In a move designed to improve the quality of life and safety of its residents, Ealing Council has made significant investments in the delivery of its housing services across 17,000 of its West London properties. As part of these plans, the council has implemented a connected IoT fire safety solution to allow social housing providers to remotely monitor devices in real time for 24/7 compliance. Read More

Jet suit technology could massively cut rescue times

Jet suit technology is being trialled by paramedics in the Lake District, with the hope that it could cut rescue times in remote locations which are inaccessible by road. Read More


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