Human safety

QilingUAV’s JC260 drone drops bombs to extinguish forest fire

When fired two fire extinguishing bombs at the same time, it can extinguish 100 cubic meters of fire.

A Norwegian oil company hired Spot robo-dog for patrolling oil rig

This could allow making operations in difficult conditions safer, more efficient, and more sustainable.

Ford Emoji Jacket for cyclists to better communicate with car drivers

The emojis will also help cyclist to show what they think of the driving style of the person behind them.

Sarcos Guardian XO exoskeleton enables an employee to lift up to 200 lbs

A mobile exoskeleton designed to boost employees’ physical capabilities and bolster their safety.

Veo FreeMove, a safety-ratable vision system for human-robot interaction

It signals the robot to slow or stop as necessary for worker safety, and then to resume its program when it can do so safely.

SICK’s SRAP safety system makes collaborative robot applications safer

Safe Robotics Area Protection (SRAP) system allows workers to safely access the robot to intervene in the process for quality checks or to deliver materials.

Smart Agricopter eliminates manual pesticide spraying in agricultural fields

Manual pesticide spraying is an extremely hazardous activity and can endanger the health of farmers and workers, resulting in heavy use of toxic chemicals....

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