Manufacturing companies in the Asia Pacific had anticipated that 2020 might be a year of economic pressures and trade disputes but, never did anyone expect that a global pandemic like Coronavirus will strike the face of the earth throwing the global economy into an unprecedented crisis. With the spread of the novel virus, two activities have become primary for manufacturing units in maintaining their business continuity plans.
The units where production is running or are planning to start soon, preventive measures like social distancing, zero-touch practices, and PPE adherence must be followed unfailingly to fight the highly contagious disease. An intelligent support that monitors employees and reports violation of any safety measure is the need of the hour. An integrated machine vision technology might be the need of the hour!