Safety Technology Zone

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Case study and demo: Predictive analytics & risk – using data
10:45 - 11:15
Head of Safety and Insurance

Sainsbury's has been working with Alcumus Info Exchange over a number of years to take the business and safety data available and feed this into a "Risk Map" for all of our 2000+ stores. The aim is to try to predict where issues are likely to occur before they do. We have also piloted this as part of a National Inspection strategy Approach with the Food standards Agency. I will explain how we approached this and what we have seen so far and how we see this developing further.

How voice first technology can drive EHS incident reporting: Product demo and educational talk
12:40 - 13:10
Product Development Director

It’s no coincidence that conversational interfaces will help drive incident reporting in the future as we’ve been using this technology every day in our lives without even thinking about it!But how can voice first technology advance incident reporting? Working in collaboration with IBM and kiosk manufacturer Odema, Airsweb are binding new technologies to extend EHS best practice in diverse hazardous locations using voice first application.IBM’s Watson and Google’s Voice Recognition enables a voice first kiosk to be the central source and access point for EHS best practice incident reporting and hazard identification. The ease which on-site workers and contractors can verbally report an incident will certainly help drive a more positive safety culture and identify risk patterns on site. Conversely, it can also deliver real time safety reports with a simple verbal commands.

VR and AR developments
13:20 - 13:50