Lone Worker Safety App For iPhone & Android
Blackline Safety’s lone worker app for smartphones turns your iPhone or Android into a lone worker safety & monitoring device incl alarms & fall detection.
With the Loner® Mobile app for smartphones, your handheld Blackberry or iPhone becomes a convenient Blackline-powered employee safety monitoring device. Using your smartphone data connection and internal location technology, Loner Mobile conveys the safety status of employees to monitoring personnel, similar to Blackline’s dedicated safety monitoring solutions, Loner® SMD and Loner® IS.
Available to enhance the capability of Loner Mobile is Blackline’s Loner FDU accessory that provides employees with safety monitoring component with which to interact. Including True Fall Detection®, activity monitoring, an Emergency Latch, and Silent Emergency button, Loner FDU achieves a more comprehensive safety monitoring solution.
Lone worker / Employee safeTy App FEATURES
Safety Alert Types
Emergency hot-key, Missed Check-in alerting, Loner FDU supplements Loner Mobile with additional Safety Alerts.
GPS & Cellular Technology
Real-time GPS tracking
Instant Safety Alerting
Communicates Safety Alerts to Blackline Background Services; Safety Alerts communicated to monitoring personnel via email and SMS; Loner® Portal displays all alerts, contact info, location data and statuses.
Mobile-friendly Web Site
Loner Portal available on web and mobile.
Fall Detection Accessory Loner FDU (Optional)
Enhances Loner Mobile with Blackline’s True Fall Technology®, No Motion (man-down) alerts, Emergency Latch and Silent Alerting; Loner Mobile operation is enhanced by providing the user with a compact, tactile device to operate; Pairs with Loner Mobile using Bluetooth communication.
Safety App Specifications
iPhone iOS 5.x and 6.x; BlackBerry OS 4.2.1+ (most smart phone models); Windows Mobile Professional OS 6.x.
True Background App
iPhone; BlackBerry; Windows Mobile.
Team Member Mode: Protects workers; Team Leader Mode: Mobile monitoring; Team Member & Leader Mode: Protects mobile monitoring personnel.
Emergency button: Press & hold (1 sec) to trigger alert; Worker check-in (optional): Required check-in period (5 – 180 min).
User configurable check-in hot key; User check-in via removal from holster on BlackBerry; User configurable emergency hot key.
Worker Check-in Timer Reset
Delays next check-in request; BlackBerry: Phone activity resets check-in timer; Windows Mobile: Phone activity and keystrokes resets check-in timer.
User Notification Methods
Customizable ringtones with/without vibration.
Accuracy: ~5 m (16 ft) outdoors; ~50 m (165 ft) indoors.
Mobile Messaging Methods
Email; Text message (SMS)
Emergency key-press, Missed Check-in, Low smart phone battery, On-network (power on & return to coverage), Off-network (power off & out of coverage timeout).
GPS Location Publisher
Periodic automatic location reporting: 3, 5, 7, 10, 15, 30, and 60 minutes.
Bell Certified Partner Program (BlackBerry version)
Blackline GPS activated service plan; GSM/GPRS wireless communication coverage; GPS signal coverage required for GPS locating.
BlackBerry Maps, Google Maps
Wireless Coverage & Activated Service Plans
Wireless coverage: Depends on carrier; Map coverage: Depends on BlackBerry Maps/Google Maps; Contact Blackline for activated service plan options.
Loner Portal Web App
Features include: Alarm banner, event history, device location mapping, device management, alert & notification settings.
Wireless Coverage & Activated Service Plans
Uses your smartphone’s existing data plan.
Loner Mobile Service
Various service plans are available with economical operation wherever smartphone data communication is available. Contact Blackline GPS for pricing in your country.
Loner 24/7 Central Monitoring Service
Offload your personnel from monitoring, centralizing this responsibility within a professional monitoring service with 24/7 operation. Contact Blackline GPS for further information.
Coverage is available at any location in which the user’s smartphone receives service. Roaming charges may apply for use outside your smartphone’s home region. Check with your cellular provider for details.
"Lone workers are those who work by themselves without close or direct supervision."
We understand that lone worker safety is not a ‘one size fits all' proposition - and therefore different jobs have different risk profiles that in turn impact on the best solution for that person.
To find out more, tell us your requirements or to request a live demonstration of our service email firstname.lastname@example.org give us a call on 0800 626 3696