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Wearable Tech for Heat Safety Featured in VPPPA’s The Leader

The following article appeared in the August issue of VPPPA’s The Leader publication. By Tom West, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, COSSHeat illness and injury prevention is an ever-present challenge in many industries. Each year there are scores of fatalities, and thousands more become ill while working in heat.

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Electrical Contractor Magazine Discusses MākuSafe as Wearable PPE

MākuSafe’s wearable technology was recently explored in an article in Electrical Contractor Magazine as part of wearable smart technology in PPE. Adding Intelligence to PPE: Protective gear gets an upgrade with wearable smart technology By Claire Swedberg As workplace hazards have evolved, personal protective equipment

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MākuSafe Presenting & Exhibiting at VPPPA Safety+ Symposium

The MākuSafe team will be at the VPPPA Safety+ Symposium on August 23-25 and we would love to meet you there! Visit us in booth #436 to enter our YETI giveaway and see how MākuSafe’s wearable safety solution can help you improve worker health, safety, and

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MākuSafe Voted Finalist for Guidewire Insurtech Vanguards Pitch Day

MākuSafe was voted among the 10 insurtech startups to be included in the Guidewire Insurtech Vanguard Pitch Day. As a finalist, MākuSafe will be making a live, 4 minute presentation to Guidewire customers, partners, investors & more at the Guidewire Insurtech Vanguard Pitch Day ’22, Sept

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Webinar | The Accel Group & MākuSafe Discuss Reducing Work Comp Claims with Wearable Tech

MākuSafe’s Tom West recently participated in a webinar with Matt Getz from The Accel Group to discuss how wearable tech is reducing work comp claims and improving loss control in the insurance industry. Specifically, MākuSafe is using wearable sensor technology to gather data from the arm

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“What’s the Hazard?” Podcast Sits Down with MākuSafe CoFounder, Gabriel Glynn

Doug Fletcher of Fletcher Safety Consulting talks with MākuSafe Co-Founder and CEO, Gabriel Glynn on this episode of “What’s the Hazard.” Gabe explains how early on in his personal experience with safety management in industrial environments, the only option was to “wait

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MākuSafe’s Brett Burkhart Joins Feed & Grain Podcast

Brett Burkhart, COSS and MākuSafe Customer Success Lead joined Steven Kilger on the Feed & Grain podcast to discuss how wearable technology is being used in the workplace, specifically how MākuSafe’s wearable safety device is individualizing safety for industrial workers across the U.S. and internationally. You

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MākuSafe Planning for 2nd Year at U.S. Poultry Association Conference

MākuSafe will return to the National Safety Conference for the Poultry Industry this year for the 2nd time. This event, on August 15-17, 2022 in Destin, FL, brings together leaders in the poultry and egg production industries for education and networking opportunities. Mike Kenny, Customer Success

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MākuSafe Named to Tech Tribune’s Top Iowa Startups

Each year, the Tech Tribune releases a listing of the top startups in each state. Their methodology considers several factors including but not limited to: Revenue potentialLeadership teamBrand/product tractionCompetitive landscapeAdditionally, all companies must be independent (unacquired), privately owned, at most 10 years

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MākuSafe at INNSafety in Paris

INNsafety is a safety 4.0 event where innovative start-ups showcase their cutting-edge solutions to Health & Safety leaders from large international firms. MākuSafe has been invited to attend this prestigious event in Paris, France on June 23, 2022. MākuSafe Co-FOunder and CEO, Gabriel Glynn will be speaking about the most comprehensive wearable safety tech on

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Guidewire’s Insurtech Vanguards Program Reaches Growth Milestone

MākuSafe Included in 25 New P&C Industry Insurtechs Being Connected with Insurers SAN MATEO, Calif., May 23, 2022 Guidewire (NYSE: GWRE) today announced that its Insurtech Vanguards program, an initiative providing a channel for connecting P&C insurers with technology innovators, has reached a significant milestone

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MākuSafe Speaking & Exhibiting at ASSP Safety 2022 Conference & Expo

The MākuSafe team will be at American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) Safety 2022 Conference & Expo on June 27-29 in Chicago, IL at McCormick Place. The professional development event for safety professionals includes 200 sessions, 5,000 attendees and 450 exhibitors. Make sure you stop by