Reactec's smart watch to protect workers from moving vehicles

Reactec’s R-Link smart watch deployed at Heathrow Airport to protect workers from proximity to vehicles

Laura MenendezReactec

Ferrovial Construction trials Reactec’s latest R-Link® innovation, a proximity warning device, to improve the safety of employees working close to moving vehicles at Heathrow Airport. Teams on Ferrovial Construction sites at Heathrow Airport are benefiting from Reactec’s new proximity warning system, R-Link, which helps to protect workers from moving vehicles during night-time runway repairs. Ferrovial Construction delivers improvement works at …


HAVS monitoring gets the thumbs up from the Howard Civil Engineering team.

Dylan MacdonaldGeneral News

Operatives in three of Howard Civil Engineering’s sites across the north of England have had their risk of Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS) significantly reduced after the business introduced HAVS monitoring smart watches from workplace health risk prevention experts, Reactec. Launched in August 2022, Reactec’s third-generation workplace wearable, R-Link®, monitors hand arm vibration exposure and provides real-time alerts to notify …

Reactec teams up with Canada’s Levitt-Safety to expand reach internationally

Dylan MacdonaldReactec

Reactec, the workplace health risk prevention experts, has teamed up with Levitt-Safety, a leading equipment and service supplier, to offer innovative safety products throughout Canada. Levitt-Safety operates from 18 locations across Canada with a vision to make the country a safer place to live and work by offering a complete range of products, services, training and equipment rental to businesses. …

Smart Alert Earplug usage at construction site

Reactec and Minuendo form unique collaboration using Smart Alert ear plugs to tackle preventable noise exposure

Dylan MacdonaldReactec

Reactec and Minuendo form unique collaboration using Smart Alert ear plugs to tackle preventable exposure to excessive noise in the workplace Over 2 million workers are exposed to damaging noise levels* Workplace health risk prevention expert Reactec has teamed up with hearing protection tech specialists Minuendo to help companies actively prevent hearing damage in their workforce. Norway-based Minuendo has developed a …

HRH The Princess Royal with Reactec CEO Jacqui McLaughlin

HRH The Princess Royal visits Reactec to meet team behind COVID 19 social distancing tech

Dylan MacdonaldReactec

The Reactec team, welcomed HRH The Princess Royal to their head office in Edinburgh to showcase the innovative social distancing technology – SAFE-DISTANCE* – that the company developed in record time in May 2020 to help businesses work safely through the pandemic. Her Royal Highness met with Reactec’s Chair Iain Mackay, CEO Jacqui McLaughlin and her innovation team to hear how their …

Reactec’s Safe-Distance system reaches 10,000 milestone as Oil States invests for Scottish workers

Dylan MacdonaldReactec

Oil States, the global provider of energy systems for the offshore sector, has rolled out Reactec’s innovative wearable system SAFE-DISTANCE at its specialist facility in Whitburn. The investment of 210 SAFE-DISTANCE watches, demonstrates Oil States continued high level of commitment to Health and Safety for their workforce. The devices have been rolled out to their Heartlands workshop, Aberdeen offices and …

Fundraising round supports Scottish developer of social distancing tech

Dylan Macdonaldblog

Reactec, the Edinburgh-based tech company that recently launched its innovative SAFE-DISTANCE device to enable social distancing among workers, has completed a further £700,000 round of fundraising for the ongoing development of its innovative personal monitoring equipment and reporting technology. The funding round was led by leading business angel investment syndicate, Archangels, with co-funding from Scottish Investment Bank, the investment arm …