February 24, 2020 admin

Training Industrial Staff on Safety using VR

Virtual Reality is one technological innovation that has impacted the world with its rapidly advancing and increasingly immersive developments. It has the ability to not only shape the way people interact with each other but also with their environment.

With its fast-developing pace, it is creating its niche in the world of safety training as well. VR has been adapted and developed to include safety training in various situations ranging from training for situations like slips, trips and falls, to fire safety awareness, to harassment and bullying, or confined spaces.

The importance of training our staff to deal with hazardous occurrences has been well established. This is where VR training comes into the picture. A highly interactive and immersive simulation can be created with the help of gadgets like sensors, controllers, haptic gloves and of course, the VR goggles. An example of this is a virtual fire simulation, which would attempt to stimulate the participants’ perception of sight, sound and smell to enhance their action.

With the practical experience and numerous benefits it provides, VR is paving a clear path for itself in safety training.

Better Recall

Practical experience always encourages better recall. VR Training for Safety will encourage the idea of actually practicing and visually recalling when needed.

Higher involvement and Individual Learning

VR Training gives every individual the space to learn and practice multiple times, on their own, with the help of the simulation.

Safe simulation for dangerous situations

While being able to recreate high risk or difficult to access environments, the simulation ensures safety for all individuals while still allowing them to learn effectively.

Reduced training costs

Having a set selection of simulation experiences and training’s will reduce the cost of training considerably.

Virtual reality and its expanding potential have been the focus of the spotlight for a while now. While the idea of adopting it and putting it to use may be an exciting one, making the first move for many companies may seem a little ominous. One of the main reasons for this hesitation may be its rising popularity making it look like an expensive and time-consuming initial setup for training designs and equipment. However, cost-effective and time-friendly solutions and options are available, making the initial investment easier to dive into. It can take as little as 3 to 8 weeks to set up a fully designed simulation.

Our team at Outreal XR is able to tailor the experience you wish to replicate as per your requirements. We come up with creative experiences that will help take your company to the next level. With our diverse team and expertise in fields of Extended Reality, Digital Solutions and Design Services, we strive to bring you the very experience you are looking for.

VR Safety Training is not only cost-friendly and time-saving, but it is also more effective. With the pace of technological developments, every virtual reality simulation experience can be expected to be closer to cloning the environment or situation in every aspect and at the same time assure safety for all.