myGeoTracking comprehensive monitoring greatly allays the safety concerns of our field employees.
Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) June 08, 2017
Abaqus, Inc., today announced it has launched a new solution for companies trying to improve the safety of their remote mobile workers. The solution combines powerful IFTTT rules with real-time GPS location and status information to detect when an employee may be in danger and initiate an emergency response. Now companies can enhance Lone Worker safety while better complying with OSHA safety regulations and reducing liability risks.
“Our employees visit clients’ homes to support community outreach for insurance firms and provider networks in order to enhance population health management strategies and compliance in States such as Michigan, Ohio, South Carolina et al. During these visits, the safety of our lone workers is of prime importance to us,” said Kyle Larner Program Manager at Arrow Strategies. “In addition to providing us a mobile solution for collecting data in the field, myGeoTracking implemented a custom safety protocol that detects when an employee arrives at a member’s home and initiates an “Are You OK” safety check phone call or text message to check on their status."
"The myGeoTracking mobile app also provides discrete actions that the field staff can take from their phone to alert us on any threats," continued Larner. "These Alerts are sent to our back-office operations centers via text, voice or email and tagged with user location, nearest emergency response number (such as PSAP 911) and other details. This comprehensive monitoring greatly allays the safety concerns of our field employees.”
“Our Customers in the home healthcare sector, in oil & gas and the utility industries, are concerned about their employees’ safety while facing increasing liability and compliance challenges,” said Shailendra Jain, CEO of Abaqus, Inc. “Our solution utilizes a phone as a safety-monitoring device and can be customized for automated safety-check workflow & escalation based on events in the field. This feature complements our existing field data collection tools to greatly enhance & automate our customers’ field operations monitoring and management.”
There’s an estimated 53 million lone workers requiring safety solutions in the US, Canada, and Europe – some 15% of the overall mobile work force, and growing.
The myGeoTracking Lone Worker safety solution includes:
- Mobile app for iOS, Android, Blackberry and Windows devices
- Supports flip phones and other devices via text and voice
- Customized Emergency SOS Workflow
• Safety Monitoring (Are you OK?)
• Threat Detection and Validation
• Location Sharing, Context awareness (e.g. PSAP details) and Enterprise Messaging
- Command and Control Dashboard with Real-time Status updates and Context information
- Integrate with Back Office Operations including Call Centers
- Safety Audit and Compliance Reporting
Abaqus, Inc., an Owler “Hot in the Silicon Valley 2016” award recipient, is a provider of cloud-hosted, carrier grade field service management and transportation logistics platform called myGeoTracking. The myGeoTracking platform enables solutions that helps SMB and Enterprise businesses better manage their mobile employees and assets, improving productivity and accountability, while reducing payroll and operations costs. These solutions work across a wide range of industries, from mobile field service companies, healthcare providers, facility management companies and trade services companies to 3PL, transportation, and freight brokering companies. The myGeoTracking platform is highly customizable and can rapidly provision & deploy workforce automation solutions tailored to match your company’s needs.
Visit myGeoTracking.com for more information.
John Cunningham 1.415.496.9436