CertifiedSafety’s Connected Worker Solution Smart Badge device approved for use in hazardous locations.
LEAGUE CITY, TX, – April 15, 2020 – CertifiedSafety, a recognized leader in industrial safety operations support services, today announced the company’s SmartConnect connected worker IIoT solution has received Class 1 Division 2 certification for its Smart Badge device. The Smart Badge provides location, two-way communication, and safety alert capabilities for individual workers. This critical component of the SmartConnect platform is now rated for hazardous-condition environments. The rating enables real-time digital connected workforce monitoring capabilities and analytics in environments where such capabilities were previously prevented.
“By achieving this important certification, SmartConnect can now be utilized in hazardous locations commonly found in the oil and gas, chemical, and petrochemical industries. This is a game changer for connected worker initiatives in these industries. SmartConnect will significantly reduce safety-related risks and at the same time improve productivity, giving customers one more valuable tool towards delivering consistently safe turnaround and construction projects on time and under budget.” says CertifiedSafety’s SmartConnect division President, Shannon Posey.
SmartConnect is a wholly-owned subsidiary of CertifiedSafety and focuses on increasing safety and efficiency within the high demands of short-term construction projects. Its flagship connected worker platform has a light on-site infrastructure with a patent-pending asset location engine. The secure SmartConnect cloud-based software provides an intuitive user interface that dynamically visualizes events within a location and notifies project leadership of situational and workflow information. In addition, the new AVA confined space monitoring solution brings the same level of robust connected worker flexibility to efficiently managing confined spaces. For more information, please visit: https://getsmartconnect.com
CertifiedSafety and its SmartConnect and Calculated Controls divisions provide cost-effective, scalable, and proven solutions to solve safety-related challenges for the petroleum and chemical industries. We call these our CERTAINTYSOLUTIONS. CertifiedSafety brings deep experience, industry-leading safety practices, highly-qualified and trained personnel at every level, and safety leadership to drive up safety certainty and project success. CertifiedSafety is headquartered in League City, Texas.