American University and Canadian company team up to improve safety protocol on construction sites

West Virginia University partners with Laubrass Inc. to develop a tool for optimizing the performance and standardization of safety audits.
Oct. 22, 2009 - PRLog -- Montreal, Canada: Laubrass Inc., a leading provider of auditing software for handheld computers today announces a technology development alliance with the highly acclaimed West Virginia University to develop a new software program to monitor and report on safety standards for construction sites.

“We are very excited about this opportunity to work with the West Virginia University. Using our expertise and experience with handheld technology and auditing software, combined with WVU’s knowledge of the safety standards involved in the construction industry, we are certain to deliver a superior solution with the Buildsafe Audit Tool,” said Charles Brassard, President and Founder of Laubrass Inc. ( )

This new partnership between Laubrass and West Virginia University will allow the development of a standardized inspection protocol to be completely automated on handheld computers. This new development will revolutionize the process of conducting and tracking safety audits in the construction industry.

More information about using handheld technology for audits is available at

For more information about Laubrass Inc please contact:

Erin Metcalfe
Director of Communications, Laubrass Inc
514-526-8040 ext1003

For more information about West Virginia University please contact:

Paul Becker, ScD
Professor, WVU Extension Service
(304) 293-3039

# # #

Founded in 1993, Laubrass specializes in the design, manufacturing and distribution of products and software aimed at optimizing production lines and administrative processes, and at facilitating various forms of data capture on handheld computers. Learn more about us at
Email:*** Email Verified
Tags:Safety, Business, Construction, Software, News, Research, Security, Technology, Wireless, Compliance
Industry:Business, Construction, Software
Location:Montreal - Quebec - Canada
Account Email Address Verified     Disclaimer     Report Abuse
Page Updated Last on: Oct 22, 2009

Like PRLog?
Click to Share