Modjoul Blog

Christmas Vacation & COVID

By Austin Walker on December 17, 2020 in COVID-19, Social Distancing, Contact Tracing

The holiday season is for many the best time of year. Getting together with family that we haven’t been able to see often enough this year for Thanksgiving was a wonderful time. Many of us are now looking forward to seeing those same family...

Keeping up with the CDC

By Chad Leonard on November 19, 2020 in Screening, Modjoul Health, COVID-19, Social Distancing, Contact Tracing

As if inventing new policies and procedures for an entire company isn’t enough in the wake of Coronavirus, the CDC seems to regularly change their guidance on matters surrounding it. I’m not here to say this is unwarranted. It actually makes...

Can I Do More?

By Eric Martinez on November 17, 2020 in Screening, Return to Work, COVID-19, Mobile App, Social Distancing, Contact Tracing

Businesses have gotten the basics down for having employees wear masks, installing plexiglass and signs to wash your hands frequently, but there is more that can be done in helping prevent Covid-19 spread at work. Keys to controlling the virus at...

The Hammer and The Dance

By Lucas Bradford on November 5, 2020 in Screening, COVID-19, Social Distancing, Contact Tracing

Are you reading this from your desk at the office? Do you find that your quarantine social-bubble is expanding (or bursting)? The new normal is happening now, and the reality is that our society is living by a new set of rules. In the beginning,...

3 Ways to Intelligently Apply Contact Tracing Wearables

By Shridhar Kulkarni on October 20, 2020 in Return to Work, COVID-19, Social Distancing, Contact Tracing

Now at this very moment I knew that the United States was in the war…. Hitler's fate was sealed. Mussolini's fate was sealed. As for the Japanese, they would be ground to a powder. All the rest was the proper application of overwhelming force.”-...

Resurgence of Covid-19 in Europe: What Does it Mean for US Businesses?

By Praveen Nedumpully Govindan, PhD on October 13, 2020 in Workplace Safety, Screening, COVID-19, Contact Tracing

Earlier this year, after now-what-seems a relatively short stint of explosion of corona virus cases, Europe by and large managed to restrict the daily case number to smaller numbers. Countries like Italy and Spain, which saw the worst of the...

Social-Distanced and Still Close-Contact

By Josh Turner on September 9, 2020 in Return to Work, Contact Tracing

On any given day, we are flooded with social distancing references and terminology.  If we stay in, we hear it on tv and read it online.  If we venture out to Publix, Home Depot or our favorite restaurant, there are posted signs and reminders...

Preparing for the Second Wave

By Josh Turner on August 11, 2020 in Screening, Return to Work, COVID-19, Social Distancing, Contact Tracing

With the new normal well underway and our businesses and society adjusting to post-outbreak life, it would do us all good to take a quick breath and reflect. How has your organization responded? Are you in a state of survival? Are you...

From Technology to Product

By Praveen Nedumpully Govindan, PhD on August 7, 2020 in Modjoul Dashboard, Workplace Wearables, Workplace Safety, IoT, Injury Reporting, Big Data, Contact Tracing

As a young and thriving company, Modjoul’s bread and butter is selling technology, be it wearable safety products or app-based screening and contact tracing products. This leads me into thinking what transforms a technology into a good product...

Ready, Set, Go: The Wearable Era

By Chad Leonard on July 17, 2020 in Workplace Wearables, Modjoul SmartBelt, Workplace Safety, COVID-19, Contact Tracing

As businesses that were closed for some time plan to return to work, they are faced with the challenge of determining how best to create a safe work environment for employees. In order to enforce social distancing requirements and ensure that...