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Mobile Technology Creates New Opportunities for Workplace Safety

Recent factory fires in Bangladesh and Pakistan have prompted the India-based company LaborVoices to create a crowd-sourced  system to generate information on workplace conditions.  Workers are able to to leave messages anonymously through a voice-activated system on workplace safety and compliance; in turn, the information is available to workers for free, while retailers will have to subscribe to the service.

To learn more about this new technology, please visit: http://blogs.wsj.com/indiarealtime/2012/12/24/can-mobile-phones-improve-factory-fire-safety/


December 31, 2012 | Namati


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