The Food and Drug Administration recently provided guidance to businesses on the use of Thermal cameras to reduce COVID19 outbreaks at the workplace. The the Health, Safety, Environment Solution (HSES) from our partner Hitachi-Vantara can help detect employees with possible COVID-19 symptoms. Process people quickly and safely in high traffic areas. Click here to learn more.
"Fever is a common symptom of COVID-19, typically appearing 2-14 days after exposure. Telethermographic systems are able to determine surface skin temperature, which is then used to estimate the temperature at a reference body site (e.g., oral, tympanic membrane). The advantage of using telethermographic systems for initial temperature assessment for triage use is the potential use in high throughput areas (e.g., airports, businesses, warehouses, factories) and in settings where other temperature assessment products may be in short supply. "
Click here for the FDA policy.