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Rise in industry use of AI technologies in workplaces and future challenges for health and safety: Part 3

In Part 2 of this article series I considered a number of challenges associated with the rise in use of industrial AI systems in workplaces, namely 1) the emergence of new health and safety risks stemming from the use of the technologies; 2) the challenges of judging whether any risks to health a
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Rise in industry use of AI technologies in workplaces and future challenges for health and safety: Part 2

In Part 1 of this article I considered potential knock on effects for health and safety in the event that industrial AI systems used in workplaces get it wrong and offered a perspective on key considerations in attempting to mitigate such risks.
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Rise in industry use of AI technologies in workplaces and future challenges for health and safety: Part 1

This is the first of the final 3 blogs discussing 'Rise in industry use of AI technologies in workplaces and future challenges for health and safety' in the series on Industry 4.0 and AI.
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Rise in industry 4.0 and industrial AI technologies in workplaces and current and future opportunities for more proactive health and safety: Part 2

Following on from last weeks blog 'Rise in industry 4.0 and industrial AI technologies in workplaces and current and future opportunities for more proactive health a
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Rise in industry 4.0 and industrial AI technologies in workplaces and current and future opportunities for more proactive health and safety: Part 1

This series of six blogs considers key implications of the industry 4.0 revolution for health and safety, and practical challenges likely to be faced by organisations when looking to exploit industry 4.0 technologies to deliver improvements in operating performance, including health and safety pe
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Rise in industry 4.0 technologies in workplaces and current challenges for health and safety

I’m Steven Naylor and I’m a senior scientist in HSE Science Division, working within its Data Analytics team, and an Associate Director on the Discovering Safety Programme, technically leading a number of the projects being delivered as part of the programme, including the Industry 4.0 and safety
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Industry 4.0 implications for health and safety

‘Industry 4.0’, the name given to the emerging use of a suite of technologies across many industry sectors, is revolutionising industrial operations in workplaces.