VelocityEHS Acquires Task Analytics and Return to Work Management Technology Solutions from MyAbilities


CHICAGO, March 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SpeedEHS, the global leader in cloud-based software for environment, health, safety (EHS) and environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG), today announced the acquisition of two software solutions from MyAbilities, a global innovator in smart health technology and workplace safety. The purchase includes the intellectual properties of JobX, an ActiveEHS Physical Demands Analysis (PDA) application that helps employers match people to tasks, and ClaimX, a return-to-work solution that facilitates employees’ critical transition to their jobs. Both products will be integrated with the existing VelocityEHS software platform in a move that strengthens and accelerates the company’s lead in machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) offerings.

“MyAbilities designed JobX and ClaimX to streamline critical tasks associated with comprehensive job analysis and return-to-work progress management,” said John Damgaard, CEO of VelocityEHS. “This acquisition reinforces our commitment to providing the best user-friendly EHS software technology tools. As the only solution that now integrates physical demands analysis, job matching and return to work functionality, the addition of MyAbilities software makes our quick-selling industrial ergonomics offerings even more comprehensive. The combined solutions further encourage the use of best practices and regulatory compliance in worker safety, and will positively transform the way companies assess, prevent and address workplace injuries at scale.

Product Acquisition Combines JobX and ClaimX Capabilities with Innovation SpeedEHS Accelerate® Platform, which offers best-in-class performance in the areas of ESG, health, safety, risk and operational excellence. Backed by the world’s largest software community of EHS experts and thought leaders, the software drives expert processes so every team member can deliver exceptional results. VelocityEHS expects to launch the acquired products in an integrated solution as early as Q3 2022.

“VelocityEHS shares our philosophy of helping companies leverage data and analytics to monitor and prevent worker injuries,” said Reed Hanoun, President and CEO of MyAbilities. “With its large existing industrial ergonomics installed base and the rate at which VelocityEHS is adding new customers, JobX and ClaimX are perfectly positioned to benefit even more organizations seeking resources to support return-to-work activities, prevent injuries and optimize performance in the workplace. ”

With over 19,000 customers and over 10 million users worldwide, more companies trust VelocityEHS and its suite of ESG and EHS management software solutions to protect employees, manage risk and meet their obligations. complex compliance processes than any other software provider in the industry. For more information on VelocityEHS and its award-winning comprehensive software solutions, visit

About My Abilities
MyAbilities is a health and safety technology company that offers advanced data analytics and a fully integrated suite of software platforms designed to transform human asset management to prevent injuries and facilitate return to work after injury. Designed to support employers, insurance companies, third-party administrators, and healthcare providers, their industry-leading SaaS platform offers software applications that span the spectrum of health care requirements, capabilities, and gaps. human physical, cognitive and psychosocial performance. Founded by a team of industry leaders who have already introduced breakthrough technology in the fields of health, wellness and functional measurement and restoration, the company is based in Toronto, Ontario.

About VelocityEHS
Trusted by over 19,000 customers worldwide, VelocityEHS is the global leader in true enterprise EHS SaaS technology. Through the VelocityEHS Accelerate® platform, the company helps global enterprises achieve operational excellence by delivering best-in-class capabilities in health, safety, environmental compliance, training, operational risk and environmental governance , social and enterprise (ESG). The VelocityEHS team includes unparalleled industry expertise, with more certified experts in health, safety, industrial hygiene, ergonomics, sustainability, environment, AI, and machine learning than any EHS software vendor. Recognized by top independent EHS industry analysts as a Leader in Verdantix 2021 Green Quadrant Analysis, VelocityEHS is committed to leading the industry and accelerating the pace of innovation through its solutions. software and his vision.

VelocityEHS is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, with offices in Ann Arbor, Michigan; Tampa, Florida; Oakville, Ontario; London, England; Perth, Western Australia; and Cork, Ireland. For more information, visit

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