industrial accident Archives | Be Korea-savvy
Workplace Accident Insurance to Cover Commute Trips

Workplace Accident Insurance to Cover Commute Trips

SEOUL, Sept. 29 (Korea Bizwire) – Workers who experience accidents during their commute will now be eligible for compensation, as new legislation has been passed at the National Assembly to categorize commuting as a continuation of work. During a plenary session on Thursday, the new legislative amendment of the current Industrial Accident Compensation Insurance Act was [...]

Using Virtual Reality to Prevent Industrial Disasters

Using Virtual Reality to Prevent Industrial Disasters

DAEJEON, Dec. 14 (Korea Bizwire) – The Korea Institute of Machinery & Materials has developed a VR simulator that provides preventive training sessions for employees at industrial complexes.  The system is a combination of VR content, a treadmill, and the virtual operation of equipment, where trainees can walk around on the treadmill and use their [...]