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UPS Is Using VR To Train Their Package Delivery Drivers

Those with a passive interest in virtual reality can’t be blamed if they’re only aware of the technology’s potential for entertainment, but the possibilities expand to a great number of industries. This latest development from UPS should serve and just one of many examples of this, as the company is now adding virtual reality headsets to their driver training program. ZDNet reports that UPS’s eight Integrad training centers will be replacing touchscreen devices with virtual reality headsets for simulation of city driving conditions.
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