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NPR on robots and people

Graham Immerman
June 05, 2019

Robots are not here to eliminate the need for humans. 

NPR reported, "In general, people and robots work best together, with robots handling dangerous, monotonous jobs and precision work, while people handle tactile work, switch between tasks, make decisions — and come up with creative ideas for improving things."

It's about finding the right balance - if we get robots to do the jobs that people don't want to do and create safer jobs for the employees everyone wins!

Click the link to learn more, or click the play button if you prefer to listen!

Even With Robots, Manufacturers Need The Human Touch : NPRSource: http://www.npr.org

The Volvo plant relies on people to attach drive shafts and other parts on the final production line.Gary Coleman/Courtesy of Volvo Cars America hide caption toggle caption Gary Coleman/Courtesy of Volvo Cars America The Volvo plant relies on people to attach drive shafts and other parts on the final production line.Read More

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