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VIDEO: Hazmat suits for air travel and shipping are here thanks to Toronto PPE company

The BioVYZR helmet. Source: VYZR Technologies Inc.

BLOOMBERG, JULY 15, 2020 By Jen Murphy for Bloomberg – After the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officially recommended widespread use of face masks to help slow the spread of the Covid-19 coronavirus, the minimalist medical mask quickly got reimagined as a fashion accessory. Then model Naomi Campbell—a famous germaphobe—and musician Erykah Badu stepped it up a notch, sporting custom hazmat suits for stylish social distancing. …

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INNOVATION: Companies bet on AI cameras to track social distancing, limit liability

Grid of camera screen captures from an office

REUTERS, April 27, 2020 OAKLAND, Calif. (Reuters) – Stores and workplaces eager to avoid spreading the novel coronavirus are equipping existing security cameras with artificial intelligence software that can track compliance with health guidelines including social distancing and mask-wearing. Several companies told Reuters the software will be crucial to staying open as concerns about COVID-19, the respiratory illness caused by …

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INNOVATION: Will this invention let us fly again?

Interior of a passenger airplane

PortandTerminal.com, April 21, 2020 With airlines looking to safeguard passengers when demand returns, many are considering how social distancing could be maintained on a plane. Is this the solution? Passenger ferries and Port Authorities take note. NAPLES, ITALY – How do you maintain social distancing on an airplane? An Italian aviation design firm has unveiled a new product that could …

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