Newtrax and SmartCap Announce Collaboration Project to Enhance Hazard & Fatigue Monitoring

Montreal – May, 2017 — Newtrax Technologies Inc. (‘Newtrax’) – the leading provider of safety and operations management systems for underground hard rock mines announced their new collaboration with SmartCap Technologies. These two industry-leading safety solution providers will be working together over the coming months to integrate the new Life by SmartCap solution designed and suited for underground mining conditions.

The new initiative will bring many benefits to both operators and supervisors alike including real-time alerts to prevent microsleeps before they happen, empowering users to be their own fatigue manager. Supervisors will also have real-time data access through the Newtrax wireless network so they can make fact-based decisions that keep their workforce safe.

The integrated solution will allow for intervention from control rooms on site, in real-time when a high-level fatigue alert is received.

“Newtrax is always looking to enhance its systems with novel sensors and the SmartCap Life product is a perfect addition to our safety portfolio. We expect most of our customers to select this option to achieve a more comprehensive monitoring of hazards.” said Alexandre Cervinka, CEO of Newtrax

“Working with Newtrax, proven leaders in safety and communications for underground hard rock mining provides SmartCap with an exciting opportunity to be able to deliver our validated fatigue monitoring solution to underground workers. Our partnership with Newtrax will integrate key technologies to improve the safety and efficiency of underground miners.” SmartCap Technologies VP Product Development, Mr. Brett Carswell.


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