Podcast: What’s Next Longevity Deal Talk: Robots, Healthcare and Senior Living

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by Mary Furlong and Associates Labrador Systems announces the first reservations for its assistive robots. Where, when and what can they do? On episode 11 of What’s Next Longevity Deal Talk… “Robots, Healthcare and Senior Living”… Labrador Systems CEO Mike Dooley joins co-hosts Mary Furlong and Fred Fishkin along with Nationwide innovation director Micah Fening […]

Tech company announces rollout of new elder-care assistant robots

Tech company Labrador Systems announced on Wednesday it was beginning the rollout of its new assistive robots that will help senior citizens and others who need assistance in their daily life, a technology that could be transformative for elder care. The Labrador Retriever personal robot resembles a moving cart with top and bottom trays. The […]

Labrador Featured at Phoenix Abilities Expo

At the recent Phoenix Abilities Expo, Labrador Systems CEO Mike Dooly introduced the Labrador Retriever, a new generation of assistive robots to function as an extra pair of hands around the house.

Labrador Retriever Robot Helps People Live More Independently

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When my mother started using a cane and a walker to move around the house, it dawned on me after hearing her drop the dishes a few times that she was using her arms as an extra pair of legs. That made everyday activities at home significantly more complicated, from setting the table and putting […]

Engelberger Foundation Awards Labrador Systems Grant for Advances in Assistive Robotics

Labrador Systems, an early-stage robotics company, today announced it has been awarded a $25,000 grant from the Engelberger Foundation for its pioneering work on a new generation of assistive robots. The grant was created to recognize companies who have made significant progress in the development of service robots. Labrador is the first-ever recipient of the […]

Labrador Retriever Selected for 2022 RBR Innovation Award

Labrador Retriever Selected for 2022 RBR Innovation Award

For over a decade, Robotics Business Review’s RBR50 Robotics Innovation Awards have highlighted the most creative and influential innovations from around the world that have advanced the state of robotics. Widely recognized throughout the world as a leading indicator of robotics innovation leadership, the RBR50 Robotics Innovation Awards are also a critical measure of robotics […]

Nationwide teams up in testing home-assistance robots

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Nationwide wants to know if  a new generation of personal robots can help people stay at home as they age or face health issues. The Columbus insurance and financial services company has struck a partnership with robotics company Labrador Systems, which is developing robots designed to assist people moving items around their home. Nationwide sees the robots as a way to […]

Nationwide, Labrador Systems partner to pilot new generation of assistive robots

One of the nation’s largest insurance and financial protection companies is partnering with an early-stage robotics company with a shared vision of helping people remain independent at home as they age or face short term and long-term health issues. Columbus-based Nationwide and Southern California-based Labrador Systems announced today a multi-state pilot program that will explore […]