Falck Safety Services Canada

Research Facility

Falck Safety Services Canada
Falck Safety Services Canada
Mount Pearl
Newfoundland and Labrador (NL)

The research division is part of an offshore safety and survival training facility. The R&D division investigated human performance in harsh environment such as sea survival, underwater egress training, lifeboat and fast rescue craft operations as well as emergency response assessment for the oil and gas industry.

  • Engineering - Industrial, Mechanical, Electrical
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Defense and Security Industries
  • Education
  • Health Care and Social Services
  • Transportation

Research Facility

Michael Taber
Senior Research Scientist
Steve Lawlor
R&D Finance Manager

Equipment 4 piece(s)

Surface Electromyography
CAPTIV T-Log 2.1.12

The sEMG electrodes are part of a wireless system that measures muscle activation.


3D motion capture
CAPTIV 2.1.12

Second part of the CAPTIV system measures joint angle and velocity within a 3D space - wireless.


Eye tracking
Seeing Machines
FaceLab 5

The system track visual gaze, pupil dilation, saccades, etc...


Real-time biometric vests

The vest measures heart rate, breathing rate, axial rotation, and g-forces in real-time. Information is visible on tablet or phone connected through blue-tooth or wifi. Our facility has 15 vests of various sizes.


Date submitted: Wed, Nov 30, 2016 6:59 PM
Date updated: Wed, Nov 30, 2016 6:59 PM

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