There are a lot of lone worker solutions out there on the market, different providers, devices and to add to the mix – lone worker apps. It can be confusing trying to choose what solution is best for your lone workers. Most solution first-time buyers often can’t decide between physical devices or smartphone applications but this can usually be decided by carrying out a lone worker risk assessment and finding out what type of lone workers you have.
As we head into autumn, the days are going to become shorter and many people will be travelling to and from work in the dark. For anyone who is lone working, the dark can bring additional hazards and extra precautions must be taken. Here are some tips from First2HelpYou to help reduce the risk for those lone working in the dark, the same applies to those who work regular night time shifts.
Lone worker alarms come in various shapes and sizes, but the best ones are simple devices which can be worn multiple ways. Devices like the First2HelpYou KIT device can be worn on belt clips, used as a key fob, or one of the most popular options – as an ID badge.