Suicides are reportedly on the rise in the U.S. military. VR is now being put to action to help prevent these cases. The implemented VR technology helps Air Force officials confront and counter suicide. The training contains different scenarios depending on the action of the trainee. “The training definitely puts you out of your […]
Starting in October 2021, Erasmus MC will practice in virtual reality with the rare and acute situation of resuscitation after open-heart surgery. The VR application better prepares physicians for such a situation. In the virtual world, the doctor sees the patient lying in front of him. Together with his team he has to go […]
The Karel de Grote Hogeschool in Antwerp is using VR training for nursing students. This way they learn to pick up, prepare and administer medication to patients. During the VR training they are chosen between four patients; child, pregnant woman, older woman and adult man. Each of these patients has its own procedure established. […]
The Antwerp police are using virtual reality from September 2021 in order to counter the feeling of being ethnically profiled among citizens. For example, they will learn how to search for someone correctly. In the VR-training, the inspectors face real-life scenarios. For example, they must make the choice to stop a group of young […]
The USAF and USSF are partnering with SimX to deploy virtual trainings.
Spine surgeons at Health’s Bennett Medical Center in Stamford, Connecticut, used augmented reality in 12 surgeries.
Police officers in Fort Myers, Florida, use virtual reality to better work under pressure and prepare them for the worst.
The Sacramento PD uses virtual reality to deal with implicit biases.
MAN has created a virtual ‘engine room’ for hard-to-reach employees.
Siemens installs wind turbines and rotor blades. They train with virtual reality