When considering the domain of emergency response, many problems can be identified quite easily that are candidates for support by wearable computing technologies.
The main goal of the development of the wearable system is to enable doctors and nurses to go about the ward round work more efficiently, i.e. reduce the need for preparation and pre-processing activities as well as the risk for errors, keep the patient information up-to-date at all times, allowing for intuitive interaction so that focus can be on the patient to the greatest extent possible.
Today’s requirements in production process efficiency combined with their increasing complexity represent a great challenge for staff members at all levels (from the assembly worker to the plant manager). The ultimate goal is the fine-tuning of the production process to perfectly fulfil customer orders and to keep the overall efficiency at high levels.
Maintenance effectiveness is one of the most scrutinized areas of airline operations. The aeronautic industry takes maintenance aspects into account from the very beginning of the aircraft design in order to make maintenance tasks easier and faster.