We Work Hard So You Work Safe

StrongArm creates technology that prevents workplace injuries and optimizes workforces around the world. Tens of thousands of Industrial Athletes™ rely on our SafeWork System every day to give their best at work and return home safely.



Total funding to date

hours of data


Industrial Athletes
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Insurance claims
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YoY average
injury reduction


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Feb 2012

StrongArm is founded by Sean Petterson

June 2015

StrongArm pioneers the ErgoSkeleton — an exoskeleton that incorporated the science of ergonomics into its design.

July 2016

The FUSE Platform is unveiled, allowing for actionable deployment and analysis of safety data on a large scale.

July 2017

The FUSE Sensor debuts, marking a seismic shift in industrial safety through leading indicator data.

July 2017

Sean Petterson Honored as Forbes '30 Under 30' Winner in Manufacturing and Industry

Dec 2017

StrongArm Secures Series A Funding Round

April 2018

FUSE Sensor V5 launched.

Dec 2018

TIME Magazine Best Inventions Award Winner

March 2020

With the advent of COVID-19, StrongArm enhances its platform to include proximity alerts and contact tracing.

April 2020

Fast Company World Changing Ideas Awards

Dec 2020

StrongArm announces Fuse Flex, a pioneering safety wearable technology with half the size and twice the computing power of the competition.

May 2021

Walmart publicly announces a multi-year, ongoing partnership with StrongArm, the most prolific wearable safety program in the world.

Jan 2022

StrongArm secures $50M Series B round, the largest round ever raised by an industrial safety wearables company.

May 2022

Inbound Logistics "Most Ingenious Safety Wearables Insight" Award


Sean Petterson CEO, StrongArm Technologies
Shaun Stewart CEO, NewLab & NewLab Ventures
Arjuna Costa Managing Partner, Flourish Ventures
Nick Solaro Partner, Drive Capital
Robert Bauer Group Chief MGA Officer, bolttech
Diversity of thought.
Singularity of mission.
Years of

Who We Are

Our Values are S.A.C.R.E.D.
Self Improving

We are always getting smarter.


We will figure it out.


One team, one dream.


We’re in this together.


How can I help you?


We do what we say.

Our Work

Daily Individual Safety Status
Real-Time Feedback
Continuous Improvement
Meaningful Intervention
Actionable Data
Organizational Change

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We can't help companies become world-class people organizations without being one ourselves.

Improving the lives of
Industrial Athletes™ since

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