31.01.2017

“Internet of things and personal protective equipment”

Francesca Masso, Beatrice Toniolo,
S. Campigotto,
Dirigere l’Azienda, Forum Media Edizioni, gennaio 2017, n. 6, p. 44.

New opportunities that technological developments offer in terms of production efficiency can also be used for a better and more effective management of health and safety at work. It is necessary, however, that legislation keeps pace with the most modern technological applications, promoting dialogue and coordination between the different legal disciplines. In this perspective, the article proposes a reflection on the applicability of the so-called “internet of things” in the occupational safety field and its compatibility with the legislation on remote control of workers’ activities.

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