Logical Safety shortlisted for prestigious DEKRA safety award for startup innovation

15th November 2019

Logical Safety has been shortlisted for the prestigious DEKRA award; reaching the finals with their industrial Internet of Things (IoT) solutions that help companies anticipate and eliminate risk.

Logical Safety, an IoT specialist in Operational Risk Management, announced today it has reached the final three of the prestigious DEKRA award. Joining industrial leaders in Berlin, Logical Safety will pitch to an audience of industry experts for a chance to win in the startup category for innovation in safety.

The DEKRA award

The DEKRA award honors outstanding concepts, initiatives and processes in safety on the roads, at work and at home. From hundreds of applicants annually, DEKRA chooses the most creative, innovative and effective initiatives and products across these areas.

Speaking about the news, CEO and founder Henrique Mateus said;

“It is a huge honor to be shortlisted for a DEKRA award. Reaching the final three is a great recognition for the team who with dedication and creativity is tackling some of the biggest challenges in safety.”

Logical Safety is an IoT solutions specialist that helps companies make the transition to industry 4.0 with connected solutions for safe systems of work and real-time risk management.

With previous nominees of the award including Daimler and Deutche Bahn, and winners including a smart safety jacket, Logical Safety are in esteemed company.

The Logical Safety complete product line3 minute pitch

“We will be presenting our connected solutions for Lockout Tagout and Machinery safety. Of course, presenting them to such a highly regarded audience is very exciting.” commented Sales Director, Forbes England.

The team will present their unique solution for eliminating non-compliance and anticipating risk in Lockout Tagout operations; and unveiling for the first time, their cutting edge solution for eliminating risk in Lifting operations.

Machinery incidents, resulting from improper shutdown of machinery are major challenge in industry as one of the leading causes of death and serious injury. Through their work with clients, it is a challenge Logical Safety intend to solve.

Further, Lifting operations are a significant risk area for the Oil and Gas and allied industry, consistently arriving in the top ten causes of incident and injury. 

Speaking about their solutions, CEO Henrique Mateus said:

“While they may appear as two disconnected problems, the drivers of incidents in these areas are in fact the same; human error, a lack of effective oversight and poor communication. Our approach solves these challenges, helping companies make step change improvements in  performance across the board.”

Full details about the event can be found at: https://www.dekra-award.de/en/home/

About Logical Safety

Formed in 2017 but decades in the making. Logical Safety started life in the quarries

and factories of the construction materials industry. Founded by Henrique Mateus, who, from 25 years in industry, saw the need to tackle the persistent issues preventing progress in safety and operations. Logical Safety now draws on over 80 years shared industry experience and a network of tech experts to tailor IoT solutions for forward thinking companies taking the last hard yards in safety.

To learn more about Logical Safety’s IoT powered Lockout Tagout solution visit the product page here.

About DEKRA

Since it was founded in 1925, the DEKRA promise has been to  ensure the safety of human interaction with technology and the environment. Since then, the Deutscher Kraftfahrzeug-Überwachungs-Verein e.V. has become one of the world’s leading expert organizations.The company currently employs more than 45,000 people in around 60 countries on all five continents