Presentation on theme: "LONE WORKER. Purpose Share Information LONE WORKER WorkSafeBC Definition "to work alone or in isolation" means to work in circumstances where assistance."— Presentation transcript:
Lake City Control Room in the process of moving to Seymour Filtration Staff: work a twelve (12) hour shift at night alone Operations and Maintenance Staff: inspecting and working through out the region work a stand by shift possible call out after hours
LONE WORKER Stake Holders Residual Management Staff: inspects and work through out the region including Ashcroft B.C. Regulation and Enforcement Staff: inspecting and working through out the region
LONE WORKER Stake Holders Regional Parks Staff: maintain, patrol, and interact. 7days/week, extended hours Lake City Labs Staff: collect samples in remote locations
LONE WORKER Stake Holders Solid Waste Management Staff: who inspect waste sites through out the Region, including Ashcroft B.C Greater Vancouver Housing Staff: interact with public and residents
LONE WORKER Stake Holders Water Treatment Staff: work with chemicals, attend alarms Air quality Staff: collect samples, visit remote sampling stations interact with the public
LONE WORKER The CRITERIA The criteria for the search What does Metro Vancouver's workers need? What are the WSBC regulatory requirements? What are we using now? What technology is available?
LONE WORKER Available Systems ACGlobal Systems provides a suite of satellite communications solutions through their Man Alone Safety and GPS that help ensure the safety of people that work alone in remote locales
LONE WOKER Available Systems automated communication service
LONE WORKER Available Systems TELUS Track & Dispatch Solution
LONE WORKER Available Systems TELUS Track & Dispatch solution Quickly identify destinations and locations with Geofences alerts are sent Wireless timers
LONE WORKER Available Systems MAN DOWN SYSTEMS Activated by a portable or base/mobile radio, landline, cellular phone and pagers with numeric key pads.
LONE WORKER Available Systems Custom built system – Man Down Cowichan Valley Regional District System monitors the time (like an egg timer) Worker is able to add more time during any event Alerts the user prior to check in time No response by the user, system will start the notification as determined by the user group
LONE WORKER Available Systems SafetyLine™ LoneWorker : Lone Worker monitoring service
LONE WORKER Available Systems SafetyLine™ (Tsunami Solutions) Automated employee monitoring service uses telephone, mobile and web technologies In the event that an employee fails to check-in or declares a Panic, system activates contacts monitors for a quick response – history, GPS location, voice record
LONE WORKER Some of Tsunami’s clients Terasen Inc., BC Hydro BC Ministry of Environment City of Vancouver City of Winnipeg City of New Westminster BC Ministry of Agriculture Corps of Commissionaires, Imperial Oil Chevron/Texaco Environment Canada BC Ministry of Attorney General,