Modjoul Blog

Wearable Tech from the Employee Point of View

By Sarah Essich on August 27, 2020 in Workplace Wearables, Modjoul SmartBelt, Workplace Safety

Whether you are on an assembly line, repairing aircraft, or even sitting behind a desk, employees within every organization want to do their very best to provide for their families with as little impediment to their workday as possible. The...

The Truth About COVID-19 Safety Technology

By Lucas Bradford on August 19, 2020 in Workplace Safety, IoT, COVID-19

In the last decade, the internet has emerged as the worlds most advanced and widely used platform for communication. We exchange information, gain experiences, and even control the objects that surround us in our day to day lives all over the...

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...

Modjoul: Connecting the Lone Worker

By Lucas Bradford on July 29, 2020 in Modjoul Dashboard, Modjoul SmartBelt, Workplace Safety, Return to Work, Lone Worker

On the jobsite, it is common for many employees to inhabit the same space. They work and collaborate on assignments to accomplish productivity goals more efficiently and share information between one another. Working in team environments means...

Driving Change Through Haptic Feedback

By Sarah Essich on July 22, 2020 in Workplace Safety, IoT, Injury Reporting, Return to Work, Social Distancing

"How does wearable technology assist in changing the behaviors of my workforce?" It's a question that has and will continued to be posed in many discussions as industries explore the implementation of wearable technology in the workplace. In the...

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...

13 Ways to Avoid Being THAT Company

By Eric Martinez on July 9, 2020 in Workplace Safety, IoT, Screening, Return to Work, Modjoul Health, COVID-19, Contact Tracing

After two months of listening and helping customers prepare for Covid-19, there are quite a lot of learnings that Modjoul has picked up along the way. It is clear companies are still in the test, pilot and implement stage. The quick solutions are...

3 Reasons Your Company Shouldn't Create A Screening App

By Sarah Essich on June 30, 2020 in Workplace Safety, Screening, COVID-19, Mobile App

Let's explore the following real life scenario: your company is slowly, but surely making plans for the much anticipated return to the workplace. The company's pandemic team has thoughtfully planned out the physical space to make it conducive to...

The Importance of Symptom Screening

By Josh Turner on June 23, 2020 in Workplace Safety, Return to Work, Modjoul Health, COVID-19

Is employee temperature screening important? What about screening employees for other symptoms? Should we be doing both? These are basic questions that we have all thought through while constructing our return-to-work plans. The answer we have...

In the Workplace: Social Distancing and Contact Tracing

By Sarah Essich on June 2, 2020 in Workplace Wearables, Workplace Safety, Screening, Return to Work, COVID-19, Mobile App, Social Distancing, Contact Tracing

If you had asked yourself or any of your coworkers several months ago about the concept of social distancing or contact tracing, my hunch is that not many of you would have a clear definition or further, the ability to clearly lay out a plan for...