Using neurotechnology in the emergency and safety management for creating a safer work environment
Keywords:brain–computer interface, neurology, neurotechnology, safety management, personal protective equipment (PPE), wearables, implants
Brain–computer interfaces are emerging neurotechnology conducting specific commands or outputs based on acquiring brain signals or inputs. This study examines the common hazards present in industries, which can be managed by neurotechnology, as well as compares two types of brain–computer interfaces in the neurotechnology area. The findings from this work suggest acknowledging current safety management practices and technology that can promote a safer work environment, in addition to increasing probable applications of use of the current research findings related to neurotechnology. This study advises understanding the risks associated between noninvasive and invasive neurotechnologies, whereas noninvasive technologies are safer that exhibit lesser degrees of accuracy or applications of use compared to its counterpart, which is invasive technology. This study proposes future development of this technology, which can integrate components based on common practices by industry.
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