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Date PostedAugust 16, 2015

Wearable Technology the Latest Workplace Trend

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Source: Smh.com.au

Workers in Sweden are opting for a system that involves implantation of chip into their skin. The NFC (near-field communication) chip allows workers to swipe into the office, set the alarm system, register loyalty points at nearby retailers and enter the gym. The system eliminates the need for key-fobs or electronic entry cards.

These technologies are also being used to track employee health and safety on high risk work sites such as remote construction sites. Would you allow your employer to insert a microchip into your skin?

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Steven Asnicar is regarded as a leader across many fields of industry. In particular, his specialisation across the health, infrastructure, construction, resource and utility sectors has seen him successfully change the dynamics of these industries through the introduction of new strategic, marketing, training and technical frameworks. Steven works closely with industry peak bodies such as Safework Australia, Australian Logistics Council, National Advisory for Tertiary Education, Skills and Employment (NATESE) and the Council of Australian Governments in the development of new delivery standards and industry specific programs.

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