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My idea for personal protective equipment is to create a system that reminds the user to not touch their face. It would not have to be actually smart, as in it would talk to the user, but all it would need to do is restrict the arms from coming up qu

My idea for personal protective equipment is to create a system that reminds the user to not touch their face. It would not have to be actually smart, as in it would talk to the user, but all it would need to do is restrict the arms from coming up qu

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Tim commented on "Smart" PPE

Thanks for the tip, I was thinking it would be similar to how a seatbelt works except a bit more sensitive. If you pull your hands up with any force, the mechanism would kick in and essentially just remind you not to pull your hands up to your face. If it were necessary to have your hands at a higher level they could be brought there slowly.