Every year hundreds of millions of workers around the globe suffer workplace injuries: slips and falls, strains and sprains, vehicle collisions and crashes. Voxel, an AI startup using computer vision to transform safety and operations in the workplace, is working with industrial and manufacturing businesses to reduce that number by analyzing video feeds and determining potential safety threats on the factory floor. Its AI can alert employers to real-time accidents and spot behaviors that might increase risk.
Voxel’s tech has led to a 77% reduction of injuries in customers’ work forces and up to a 90% improvement in monitored safety behaviors in the workplace, according to the company. Voxel is targeting warehouses, retail, manufacturing, the energy sector as well as ports. Customers include Fortune 500 firms like Americold Logistics, Office Depot, Michael’s, Dollar Tree, Clorox, and PPG Industries.