Aware360's lone worker solution, SafetyAware, has won the 2020 Canadian Occupational Safety (COS) Readers' Choice Award for Lone Worker Monitoring
At Aware360, we understand the importance of having reliable safety tools for remote or lone workers. The Belle X is just that: a device tailored specifically to meet the unique needs of lone workers in challenging environments. This device goes beyond fall detection; when integrated with our SafetyAware solution, it becomes a versatile safety system with a range of features vital for safety in isolated locations.
This guide will cover the capabilities of the Belle X and demonstrate how its integration with SafetyAware enhances its functionality. We will illustrate why this combination is crucial for daily safety procedures, offering accurate fall detection capabilities and enhanced protection features.
Additionally, you'll discover the ease of setting up the Belle X, making it a convenient option for workers in industries most susceptible to slips, trips, and falls, such as construction, healthcare, and utilities. Let's begin exploring this comprehensive safety device.
Enhancing lone worker safety with advanced functionality
When it comes to workplace safety, especially for those working alone or in high-risk environments, there’s an increasing demand for swift and reliable monitoring devices. The Belle X represents a significant upgrade in ensuring the safety of lone workers, becoming an integral part of a safety-conscious work environment.
This lightweight device is more than just a fall detection tool; it's a lifeline that integrates seamlessly into Aware360’s connected worker platform. Here's a breakdown of its key features and functionalities, demonstrating why it's an ideal choice for those seeking a reliable safety device, and how it simplifies setup and use.
- Fall detection: The Belle X’s main feature are its advanced sensors that can detect falls, a crucial feature for workers in high-risk environments. This automatic detection ensures immediate alerts are sent even if the worker is unable to press the button. This is particularly useful for workers in several key sectors:
- Construction workers: Often working at heights or on unstable surfaces, construction workers are at a high risk of falls.
- Healthcare professionals: Nurses and other healthcare staff might experience falls due to the fast-paced and sometimes slippery conditions in hospitals and clinics.
- Manufacturing employees: Work in environments where workers are surrounded by heavy machinery and potentially slippery floors.
- Utility workers: For those working on electrical lines or in other elevated positions, a fall can be life-threatening.
- Warehouse staff: With the risk of falls from ladders or tripping over inventory, warehouse workers can benefit from a fall detection device.
- SOS alerts: By pressing a button, workers can now send an SOS alert to signal a variety of emergency situations, including social violence, animal hazards, environmental dangers, fires, and machinery malfunctions. This comprehensive feature is crucial for ensuring prompt response and assistance in a wide range of critical scenarios.
- One-touch operation and braille button: Designed for ease of use, the Belle X features a one-touch operation system, making it accessible and straightforward to use. The inclusion of a Braille button also makes the device accessible to visually impaired users.
- Two-way voice connect with 24/7 monitor: The device offers a two-way voice connection, allowing workers to communicate directly with a 24/7 monitoring center. This feature ensures that help and guidance are just a voice call away.
- Sign-on, sign-off, and check-in: The Belle X supports sign-on, sign-off, and check-in functionalities, enabling workers to update their status and location, which is essential for effective monitoring and management.
- Waterproof with IPX7 rating: The device is waterproof, boasting an IPX7 rating. This makes it suitable for use in various environments, including those with exposure to water.
- Real-time GPS location: Equipped with GPS technology, the Belle X provides real-time location tracking, crucial for pinpointing a worker's location in case of an emergency.
- Extended battery life: The device has an impressive battery life, lasting up to seven days on a single charge, reducing the need for frequent charging and ensuring continuous protection.
Setting up the Belle X
- Initial device charging: Fully charge the Belle X to prepare it for use.
- Powering on: Activate the device using the power button. Indicators will light up, and an audio confirmation will signal that it’s ready.
- Automatic system pairing: Within a 4G LTE service area, the Belle X links itself to the monitoring system using its built-in connectivity, skipping complex pairing processes.
- All set: The Belle X is now ready for use!
The Belle X elevates lone worker safety from basic monitoring to an active response system. When combined with SafetyAware, it provides a range of additional safety features that reflect our dedication to offering both reliable connectivity and proactive safety solutions, increasing trust and assurance for both workers and their employers.
Why the Belle X stands out
Beyond the essential fall detection capability, the Belle X, when integrated with SafetyAware, offers a complete suite of safety tools, including a 24/7 response center. Its user-friendly design, coupled with these advanced features, ensures that your workers can concentrate on their tasks, confident in the knowledge that their safety is being proactively monitored.
We understand that today's workforce is diverse, with varying needs and work environments. Selecting the right safety solution for your lone workers means choosing one that is dependable, easy to manage, and aligned with the demands of modern work. The Belle X excels by combining straightforward operation with cutting-edge technology, making it a premier choice in the safety device market.
If you're eager to enhance the safety and efficiency of your lone workers, we invite you to explore Aware360 further. Reach out to us today to discover how these devices can seamlessly integrate into your safety protocols, ensuring that every worker is supported, no matter where their work takes them.