Site safety system benefit

Leica Geosystems says that its new safety awareness module can reduce risks on working construction sites. The Leica ConX Safety Awareness Module forms part of the firm’s Leica ConX cloud solution. According to the company, the integration of Leica Geosystems’ safety awareness solutions with ConX increases safety on construction sites by collecting and visualising data that improves awareness, speeds up hazard response and provides better insights.
Bauma 2022 / September 14, 2022
A new technology from Leica Geosystems can help boost site safety
A new technology from Leica Geosystems can help boost site safety

Leica Geosystems previously introduced the safety awareness solution portfolio, including Leica iCON PA10, iCON PA80 and iCON CAS, which addressed the need to warn personnel of potential machine-to-people, machine-to-machine and machine-to-object and collisions.

The new system integrates field-generated safety data into the cloud-based collaboration platform Leica ConX, allowing decision makers to review incidents and assess an operation over time and space. These insights support important safety initiatives by providing visualisation, analysis, monitoring, reporting and data management functions, and address communication and integration needs.  

For maximum accident prevention, the new safety awareness module allows site managers to send real-time alerts to specific machine operators in case of potential incidents, such as blasting, demolitions or storms. They can also send SOS alerts, such as evacuation orders to all machines on site at the click of a button. System-generated alerts and user responses are saved, providing traceability and clarity. An API provides access to the safety awareness data in ConX so that it can be used in safety systems from other providers. 

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