By Ken Cooper
In January 2020, Western Growers Insurance Services formally launched the Connected Worker Program, which monitors body mechanics in order to improve safety practices, develop injury prevention methods, and reinforce awareness of safety and a positive safety culture.
Both businesses and the regulatory community are adjusting to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the connected worker platform is uniquely designed to address key changes in the workplace. For example, in its guidance from March 19, 2020, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission: