In Part 1 of this blog series, I shared my personal experience of climbing the ranks within the commercial cleaning industry and my view of integrating cleaning cobots into the workplace. Now let’s explore some of the benefits both clients and employees can gain from embracing this technology.
For the most part, today’s workforce has adapted to new technologies in the workplace, but asking people to work alongside a robot might seem more sci-fi than reality. It’s not — across asset types and industry sectors, robots are becoming a vital part of running efficient businesses.
But is this a threat, or opportunity for human workers?
From my personal experience working in facilities services cleaning, the benefits of integrating cleaning cobots into the workplace have far outweighed any disadvantages, and in fact serve to create new, higher-value employment opportunities.
At ISS, our clients and their cleaning staff have gained new and never-imagined benefits from integrating cleaning cobots into their facilities for large-scale overnight cleaning tasks.
Here are some of the benefits you can expect to see when leveraging cobot technology.