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Smart PPE and CPE Platform for Electric Industry Workforce

  • Sergio Márquez SánchezEmail author
  • Roberto Casado Vara
  • Francisco Javier García Criado
  • Sara Rodríguez González
  • Javier Prieto Tejedor
  • Juan Manuel Corchado
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 950)

Abstract

Smart textiles can monitor the state of people and their environment, and react appropriately according to the parameters they capture. They are considered ideal for personal protection equipment. Currently, the rate of accidents among workers is high in all types of industries. Most of those accidents are caused by the lack of prevention measures, poor safety training and obsolete safety systems which do no adapt technologically to the needs of today’s workplace. In this work is presented a intelligent system providing workers the tools they need to prevent a large percentage of accidents and create safe working environments.

Keywords

Smart textile Condition monitoring Intelligent environment 

Notes

Acknowledgments

This work was supported by the Spanish Junta de Castilla y León, Consejería de empleo. Project: UPPER, aUgmented reality and smart personal protective equipment (PPE) for intelligent pRevention of occupational hazards and accessibility INVESTUN/18/SA/0001.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sergio Márquez Sánchez
    • 1
    Email author
  • Roberto Casado Vara
    • 1
  • Francisco Javier García Criado
    • 5
  • Sara Rodríguez González
    • 1
  • Javier Prieto Tejedor
    • 1
  • Juan Manuel Corchado
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
    • 4
  1. 1.Bisite Research GroupUniversity of SalamancaSalamancaSpain
  2. 2.Air InstituteIoT Digital Innovation Hub (Spain)SalamancaSpain
  3. 3.Department of Electronics, Information and Communication, Faculty of EngineeringOsaka Institute of TechnologyOsakaJapan
  4. 4.Pusat Komputeran dan InformatikUniversiti Malaysia KelantanKota BharuMalaysia
  5. 5.Departamento de CirugíaUniversidad de SalamancaSalamancaSpain

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