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Videotron Business wristband aims to ensure social distancing


MONTREAL - Videotron Business last week launched the Radius wristband, a new solution (designed and made in Quebec by Connect & Go) to support physical distancing in the workplace. Quebec businesses can order it as added protection for their employees and customers in their work environment. The Bluetooth-enabled device alerts the user with vibration and lights when social distancing rules are breached and each wristband records overly close interactions using an anonymous ID. The business customer is the only one who knows the identity of the person wearing each wristband. Videotron has no access to this information. If an employee...