Warehouses Are Tracking Workers’ Every Muscle Movement

Walmart and other companies are testing a monitoring device for workplace safety made by a startup called StrongArm

Nov 5 · 8 min read
A StrongArm Fuse device worn at the Geodis fulfillment center. Photo: Michelle Gustafson/Bloomberg

By Joshua Brustein

Every morning when he goes to work in the freezer room of a warehouse in eastern Pennsylvania, Jack Westley throws on a hooded…

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