The Opening Bell 1/3/19: Businesses are losing $130 billion per year from health-related productivity loss

Published January 3, 2019

A story on WGN-AM in Chicago interviews Lora Cavuoto, associate professor of industrial and systems engineering, about her research that shows the value of wearable technology in the workplace, which can be used to monitor fatigue levels to reduce injuries and increase productivity, and could help prevent as much as $130 billion per year in health-related productivity loss.  

Read the story here

Articles also appeared on the website of the American Society of Safety Professionals, Occupational Health & Safety and For Construction Pros.