Construction Companies Turn to IoT to Improve Safety

IoT technology is helping contractors minimize equipment-related delays, and improving safety while boosting employee productivity.

Time is money, so even the smallest delay on a construction project can be costly. How, then, do you keep critical heavy equipment from going down and causing delays? How do you keep crews productive and safe? Increasingly, the answer to these questions lies in sensors that monitor temperature spikes, excessive vibrations, heart rates and… Read more »

Insurance Rates in an Age of Self-Driving cars

Will the coming of self-driving cars mean a big drop in your automobile insurance premiums? It would make sense to assume that premiums will drop, right? After all, human error was a factor in 94 percent of car crashes that killed more than 35,000 people in the U.S. last year. The reality, however, is that… Read more »