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Wearable Biometric Sensor Brings Better Data on Heat-Related Illness in Construction

December 29, 2020

Via: ENR

Heat stress is a persistent problem on construction sites during the summer months. Workers tend to push themselves to keep working even as they begin to show signs of heat exhaustion, and safety can suffer as a result.

So Ryan Smith, regional safety manager with Kansas-City, Mo.-based contractor Garney Construction, was searching for a better way to keep his teams safe when he came across the Kenzen wearable biometric sensor.

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