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MākuSafe featured in E&MJ

Recently Mark Frederick and Tom West were interviewed for a feature article in Engineering & Mining Journal entitled “Wearables At Work: Personal protective equipment lines draw on new technologies to get tougher and smarter.” by Russel Carter Read the full story on E&MJ or click below for the pdf

MākuSafe joins DuPont Sustainable Solutions SafetyTech.AI platform

MākuSafe is excited to participate in DSS efforts to provide safety technology to their global clients. is the world’s largest network of technology-enabled solution providers for workplace safety and operational risk management. This platform connects us to leading industrial companies who are looking to invest in new technologies

MākuSafe Announces March Launch Of Wearable Safety Technology!

Now taking reservations for 2020 “Safety-as-a-Service” deployment. Read The Press Release For Immediate Release Media Contact: Dawn Buzynski Executive Director, Strategic Communications Strategic America 515-453-2019 MākuSafe Announces Launch Of Wearable Safety Technology To Reduce Injuries Now taking reservations for 2020

MākuSafe Selected As 2020 Prometheus Finalist!

MākuSafe is proud to be chosen as a finalist for InsurTech Company of the Year, by the Technology Association of Iowa’s Prometheus Awards for 2020. Read the press release from the TAI below. PROMETHEUS AWARDS PRESENTED BY LWBJ The most prestigious recognition for Iowa’s technology industry, The Prometheus Awards presented

MākuSafe Selected for BrokerTech Ventures 2020 Accelerator Cohort

U.S. and Canadian Insurtechs gain access to intentional engagement and distribution offerings through BrokerTech Ventures’ owners and partners DES MOINES, Iowa, Feb. 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — BrokerTech Ventures, the industry’s first broker-led investor group and accelerator program, is pleased to announce 12 Insurtech startups will participate

MākuSafe at Campbell Institute’s 2020 Symposium and Work to Zero Summit

MakuSafe’s CEO/Co-Founder Gabriel Glynn attended the Campbell Institute 2020 Symposium and Work to Zero Summit last week to hear thought leaders from around the world talk about what the future holds for EHS.

MākuSafe Webinar Discusses How Wearables Contribute Positively to Safety & Culture

How Workforce Wearable Data Is Impacting Worker Safety Today!Free ON-DEMAND Webinar on Safeopedia. Tom West of MākuSafe delivered this webinar recently for Safeopedia. In it, he discusses MākuSafe wearable tech and how it contributes to effective safety management systems.

Can Wearables Make Work Safer?

Being able to report potential safety hazards by speaking into a wearable device can improve safety conditions for workers. It’s an age-old problem.  How can workers be encouraged to report near-misses? “Not all workers can participate in a near-miss reporting program,” explains Mark Frederick, Co-Founder of MākuSafe. “Many employees have

MākuSafe CEO Gabriel Glynn Featured in AsiaTech Interview

Gabriel’s startup journey began over a decade ago, and in that time, he has experienced several successful exits. Today, Gabriel Glynn is the Co-Founder and CEO of MākuSafe™. The company has developed a wearable technology and software platform that gathers human motion and environmental data to identify risk to labor

Mark Frederick and Tom West Present at the CPCU Society Central Iowa Chapter

Tom & Mark are grateful for the opportunity to present MakuSafe to CPCU Central Iowa, our community of credentialed property and casualty insurance professionals, last week at CWBerkely in Urbandale.

MākuSafe Profiled in Des Moines Register

West Des Moines’ MakuSafe plans large 2020 expansion Tyler Jett, Des Moines Register Published 5:59 p.m. CT Jan. 21, 2020 | Updated 6:00 p.m. CT Jan. 21, 2020 Karen Yardley pulled up an app on her iPad every morning last summer, checking in on 18 workers at her company’s factory.   

MākuSafe Selected for BrokerTech Ventures

BROKERTECH VENTURES HIRES JOHN JACKOVIN AS ACCELERATOR EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Hiring comes as 20 early-stage startups gear up for BrokerTech Ventures’ Selection Series in Des Moines. Des Moines, IA – January 20, 2020 – BrokerTech Ventures (BTV), the industry’s first broker-led investor group and accelerator program, is pleased to announce