The Safety Compass uses intuitive augmented reality to communicate hazard information to users in the field.
By accessing the worker’s physical location, the app presents vital information on present dangers straight to the worker’s phone, avoiding the necessity of bulky safety manuals to locate and manage risk.
Using the phone’s inbuilt camera and GPS system, the app displays real and present dangers to the viewer that adapt and compensate for the viewer’s field of vision.
11 Jun 2015
Safety Compass app points in the direction of healthier and safer workers
Health and safety on construction sites and other workplaces could be improved with the touch of a button following student Adam Poole’s idea to make available thousands of pages of information simp...
University of Wollongong