Reactec, the market leader in monitoring and management solutions for hand and arm vibration (HAV) has today, 20 January 2016, launched a ground-breaking wearable monitoring system called HAVWEAR, to help prevent the incurable disease HAVS – one of the most common industrial diseases in the UK. The condition is usually caused by the prolonged use of power hand tools, whose vibrations can damage the blood vessels, nerves, muscles and joints of the hand, wrist and arm.