BLT and Safety
If you are a pilot, a power plant operator, a crane operator or if you do anything where small errors have major consequences, we want to talk. Our technology is a simple and effective way to quickly check for fatigue and impairment. The typical test takes one minute and compares individual results to a personal baseline. Management can choose between two systems, 1. Internet based AlertnessCentral or 2. an iPhone based system, Alertometer.
Our tests are graphic, non-linguistic exercises designed to be enjoyable. They have been rigorously researched in clinical and field trials.
All BLT systems are patented. Research is funded by the CDC through National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
The National Transportation Safety Board studies implicate driver fatigue in up to 20% of all large truck accident fatalities and 7% of all accidents involving both fatalities and injuries. In fact, one-third of drivers questioned in a survey admitted they had fallen asleep at the wheel in the last 12 months. Research shows driver fatigue Read more
The Alertometer App by itself is interesting and useful but its full power is only evident when it is linked to a group account. Creating a group account is easy and inexpensive, the App itself is now free. The account link is on the www.alertometer.com home page. Just click on the ACCOUNT menu selection here: Read more
The new Alertometer App has been published and is already in use around the world. We have made a lot of improvements. The App is now free for individual users! Letting individual users register for free makes it easier for group managers to add users to their net. We will continue to charge for group Read more
We have updated the software for the Alertometer App. A number of new features requested by customers have been added. For example, it is now possible to download user data directly to Excel. Account numbering and security has been improved. This is an incremental but important update that will offer customers more flexibility and better Read more
Till Roennberg’s new book Internal Time has some fascinating insights into the way our bodies keep track of time. Many of these ideas apply to ordinary work day situations that we all experience. It is important that we understand how the biological clock works and how it differs from individual to individual. This is especially Read more