Our own Tom West sat down with Stacey Godbold for Safety Storytellers Podcast at a conference a while back, and talked about the future of workplace safety technology and some key differentiators that set MakuSafe apart. Watch the 16 minute interview on their video channel here.Read more
MākuSafe® is an award-winning Safety, Data & Analytics solution aimed at improving worker health, safety, and productivity while reducing incidents and mitigating workplace hazards and risk exposures.
The patented MākuSafe® system combines a robust safety management software platform with innovative wearable technology that provides immediate access to real-time EHS data with predictive value.
- Predictive Leading Indicator EHS Data
- Hazard Identification, Documentation & Remediation
- Easy. Economical. Effective.
Wearables & Hardware
MākuSafe’s innovative hardware ecosystem includes our wearable device core, armband with holster, and base station kiosk.
- Monitor Environmental Conditions, Motion & Location
- Slips/Trips/Falls, Sound Exposure, Air Quality, Heat, Light
- Voice Reporting Near-Misses avoid Interruption
- ML/AI Data Analytics, Real-Time Trend Alerts
- No Biometrics or Personal Info, No Haptic Feedback
- Scalable For Large Facilities or Sites
The MākuSmart® platform enables effective safety management. Actionable analytics dashboards provide customers with valuable insights about data gathered from their workforce. These insights allow safety and operations personnel to take proactive steps to improve worker health, safety, and productivity and generate notifications when conditions become unfavorable for workers.
- EHS Report Creation
- Display Additional IoT Data Via API
- Communication & Collaboration
It is estimated that the vast majority of near misses (up to 85% or more) go unreported.
Average cost for a slip or trip requiring time away = $46K+ (National Safety Council)
Used on three continents each day, by thousands on the front lines across many industries. In excess of 3 million hours of industrial work monitored since 2020.
What MākuSafe® has uncovered has really helped us dodge a bullet in terms of incident avoidance and potential cost of claims.
Awards & Affiliations
ACORD InsurTech Innovation Challenge - Global Winner 2019!
Best Of The Midwest - Award Recipient
BrokerTech Ventures – Selected for Top 20 of 2019-2020
Global Insurance Accelerator – Featured Insurtech 2019
IEDA Award Recipient
Digital Insurance Names MākuSafe® 2019 Innovator To Watch
2019 Startup Technology Company of the Year Prometheus Finalist - Technology Association of Iowa
2018 Outstanding Startup Company Of The Year, TAI Prometheus Finalist
Inside/Outside Innovation Summit Finalist 2018
PRESS RELEASE – MākuSafe Selected by Department of the Air Force AFWERX Program to Provide Wearable Safety Technology Through SBIR Contract
For Immediate Release: WEST DES MOINES, Iowa – MākuSafe, Corp. announces it has been selected by AFWERX for a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) contract in the amount of $74,598.00 focused on use of MākuSafe’s wearable safety and connected worker technology to address the most pressing challenges in the DepartmentRead more
Part Two of an NCCI series – The Technology Provider Perspective: The NCCI surveyed technologists to discover how innovations introduced today will improve jobsite safety tomorrow. MākuSafe contributed to a series of articles on Workplace Safety Tech by Damian England, Yuchen Su, Raji H. Chadarevian and Laura Kersey for NCCI.Read more