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Enhancing Worker Safety with Tended’s Geofencing Technology

Tended is leading the charge in enhancing worker safety in high-risk environments with its state-of-the-art geofencing technology and data management strategies. Their wearable devices, backed by behavioural science, are designed to bolster the safety culture, promote health, and enhance workers’ ability to navigate safely. Together with RSS Infrastructure, they are applying this technology to the rail industry, providing workers with real-time alerts should they leave safe working zones, thereby enhancing worker safety.

Introduction to Worker Safety Enhancement

Emphasising technology’s transformative power, geofencing can radically revolutionise high-risk working environments by strategically using geospatial data. Recognising its potential, Tended has diligently harnessed this technology, thus creating wearable devices that effectively serve as a virtual safety net for workers. When these workers venture into high-risk areas, alerts are promptly triggered, significantly reducing the risk of severe injuries. Furthermore, this system cultivates a culture of safety awareness. As a result, it plays a critical role in enhancing worker safety.

Boosting Employee Protection with Behavioural Science

Delving into behavioural sciences, Tended’s geofencing approach deftly incorporates crucial principles, specifically the acclaimed Nudge Theory. Consequently, their wearable devices, designed astutely with this theory in mind, effectively prompt workers towards adopting safer practices. By thoroughly understanding the complex decision-making processes and the subtle behavioural influences that exist in the workplace, Tended has innovatively developed interventions. Notably, these interventions enhance worker safety and contribute significantly to fostering a safer working environment.

Data-Driven Safety Solutions

By employing geofencing technology, Tended gains crucial insights that facilitate custom safety solutions—in collaboration with RSSI, Tended works intimately with clients, fostering workplaces prioritising employee safety. As a result, this approach not only aids in ensuring employees’ well-being but also paves the way for successful safety initiatives, thus augmenting worker protection and promoting a forward-thinking risk management culture.

Workshops for Safe Workplaces

Understanding the critical role of worker engagement in any successful safety initiative, Tended prioritises product familiarity. They make sure that workers are comfortable with the wearable devices and comprehend their functions, a move that significantly lessens the risk of serious injuries. To this end, Tended hosts educational workshops, thereby equipping workers with knowledge about wearable devices and their safety principles, promoting worker protection.

Safety Insights: The Impact of Data

Safety is strongly tied to data. Analysts can extract insights from the information gathered via wearable devices, identify looming risks, and design custom safety strategies. To promote worker safety, Tended consistently lends a helping hand to workers and companies, ensuring persistent participation in high-safety practices. This continuous support, coupled with actionable insights, nurtures a long-lasting culture of safety.

Workplace Transformation: Impact on Workers and Executives

Wearable devices wield a significant influence over both workers and executives. For workers, these tools serve as continuous reminders of safety protocols, aiding in confidently navigating high-risk environments. Conversely, for executives, the data harvested offers valuable insights into behavioural patterns, empowering informed decision-making and boosting safety in the work environment.

Conclusion: Advancing Rail Safety

Geofencing and data analysis are the essential tools that Tended and RSS Infrastructure are using to boost worker safety. Their innovative digital resources and continuous support place safety at the forefront, encouraging a culture of accountability.

Were we interested in enhancing worker safety in rail through improved worker safety and operational efficiency? Contact RSS Infrastructure’s Track Warning Services division to discuss our Geofencing service with Jason Fidoe, our Technical Manager, at 0330 113 0004 or


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RSS Infrastructure (RSSI), based in Birmingham, Cwmbran, Doncaster and Tonbridge, provides infrastructure services for the rail, civil, and utilities sectors. We serve clients like Network Rail, WMCA, HS2 and Tier 1 & 2 contractors. Our services include Arboriculture, Civils and Construction, Geofencing, Industrial Rope Access (IRATA), Magnetic Track Safety, Rail Operations including Possession Management and P/Way, Rail Welding, Signalling, and Track Warning Services.

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