TRIP & FALL DETECTION

Monitor instances of trips and falls in the workplace

The spacebands wearable is able to detect a trip or fall using an internal gyroscope, and send an alert if the user remains immobile

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Take a proactive approach trips and falls in the workplace

Trip and fall incidents are a leading cause of workplace injuries. These injuries can lead to legal liabilities for employers.

By implementing spacebands wearables, employers can demonstrate their commitment to maintaining a safe working environment. This proactive approach helps reduce the risk of accidents, mitigates liability, and protects the well-being of employees.

Workplace accidents, including trips and falls, can result in absenteeism, reduced productivity, and increased downtime.

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PRODUCT BENEFITS

Raise an alarm without pressing a button

Falls are the most common type of workplace accident and can result in serious injuries or fatalities.

When a spacebands device wearer suffers a trip or fall, an alarm is automatically triggered.

The incident is logged and saved to the analytics dashboard for future analysis to aid in prevention of trips and falls in the workplace.

Near misses are also captured and logged on the dashboard,  allowing key insights to identify where training and further learning is needed.

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REQUIRED TECHNOLOGY

Trips/Falls Monitoring

In order to use spacebands’ trips/falls feature you will need the equipment below:

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Technology

Admin Dashboard

Accident and near miss data is saved to the analytics dash...

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Wearables

Wearables alert users to potential hazards...

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Customisable Settings:

Wearable devices detect when a trip or fall has occurred and send out an alert to nearby wearables.

Instances of trips and falls are saved and uploaded to the analytics dashboard when the device is charged in the charging station.

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Alert Duration:

Length of time in seconds alert runs

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Alert Type:

Vibrate/Light/Beep

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STATISTICS

Falls, trips, and slips accounted for 25% of non-fatal accidents at work in the EU

The construction industry has one of the highest rates of fatal falls, with falls from roofs, ladders, and scaffolds being the most common causes.

In the US, falls are the leading cause of fatalities in the construction industry, accounting for 33% of all construction fatalities in 2019, according to OSHA.

According to a study by the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work, falls from a height of less than two meters account for the majority of fall accidents in the EU, with the construction sector having the highest rate of fatal falls.

AVAILABLE SAFETY FEATURES

Keep your staff safe

spacebands offers multiple safety features for the workplace. See our pricing page for more information. Save lives and cut costs with spacebands unique and affordable wearables.

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Unauthorised Access Zone Checks
This feature uses a Beacon to check if users can access an unauthorized zone and alerts accordingly.
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Machine to Person Collision

Safety Feature

This feature uses a Beacon on forklifts or machinery to alert wearables in proximity (proximity is customisable).

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PPE Prompts

Safety Feature

This feature uses a Beacon to check if users have the required personal protective equipment.

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Decibel Monitoring

Safety Feature

Monitors loud noise levels; alerting the user regarding overexposure and PPE warnings where required.

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HAVS (hand arm vibration)

Safety Feature

The wearable device measures hand and arm movement during machinery operation, tracking exposure time and maximum session duration.

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SOS Alarm

Safety Feature

The wearable device supports SOS alarm activation, alerting nearby wearables in real-time via a Bluetooth mesh network.

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Trips and Falls

Safety Feature

The wearable device detects trips and falls, triggering an alarm with customisable alert type and duration.

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Unauthorised Access Zone Checks

Safety Feature

This feature uses a Beacon to check if users can access an unauthorized zone and alerts accordingly.

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Certification Checks at Access Zones

Safety Feature

This feature uses a Beacon to check if users have the required certification for accessing specific areas.

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Safety Performance Prompts

Safety Feature

The wearable device displays text-based safety prompts from the dashboard at the start of each working day.

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Working at Height (coming soon)

Safety Feature

Alert users working at height via spacebands' wearable device to wear safety gear.

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Temperature Checks (coming soon)

Safety Feature

Track environmental temperature; enables temperature threshold alerts, and records temperature data.

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Building Occupancy (coming soon)

Safety Feature

Check-in Hub monitors attendance, enabling check-in/check-out and shift tracking.

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Lone Worker (coming soon)

Safety Feature

This feature uses a Check-in Hub for lone working, alerting users to check in periodically when working alone.

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Social Distancing (coming soon)

Safety Feature

The wearable devices track proximity to other devices, capturing time, duration, and device contact information.

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Unauthorised Access Zone Checks
This feature uses a Beacon to check if users can access an unauthorized zone and alerts accordingly.
AVAILABLE SAFETY FEATURES

Keep your staff safe

Use data to protect your staff appropriately. Devices stores details about your workplace hazards which can be accessed on the safety dashboard – desktop and mobile.

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AVAILABLE WELL-BEING FEATURES

Keep your staff happy

spacebands offers multiple well-being features for your staff. See our pricing page for more information. Increase productivity and staff morale with spacebands unique and affordable wearables.

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CUSTOMER FEEDBACK

Testimonials

spacebands are helping Health & Safety managers around the world reduce accidents, injuries and legal claims

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Sarah H

HSE Manager

The extensive customisation options and wide range of features offered by spacebands have solidified their position as our top choice among safety wearable devices.

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Mark C

HSE Director

We reached out to spacebands in regard to their wearable solution for aiding our employees' safety and well-being, and we couldn't be happier with the comprehensive data it collects.

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Alex P

EHS Officer

We were blown away by the depth of data it collects but what really sets spacebands apart is how incredibly easy they are to implement.

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David N

Site Manager

We were facing challenges in finding a health and safety wearable that could operate effectively in areas with poor Wi-Fi connectivity.

CONTACT US

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Investing in spacebands is a great way to prove to your workforce that you genuinely care about their safety and well-being at work.

Our system keeps employees safe, as well as saving HSE managers significant time spent on admin, freeing up time to focus on keeping your team safe.

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FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

spacebands are helping Health & Safety managers around the world reduce accidents, injuries and legal claims

What does a trip & fall feature offer my business?

Falls are the most common type of workplace accident and can result in serious injuries or fatalities. Trips, falls, and near misses are logged on spacebands devices and saved to the analytics dashboard for future analysis.

What types of industries use a trip/fall monitoring device?

Industries that make use of spacebands trips and falls feature include manufacturing, construction and logistics. Construction sites can be hazardous environments, with potential trip/fall hazards such as uneven terrain, debris, and equipment. Manufacturing and logistics environments can have a range of trip/fall hazards, such as slippery floors, loose cables, and uneven surfaces.

How does a trip/fall feature help me to reduce accidents at work?

By deploying spacebands trips and falls feature, you are taking a proactive approach to accident avoidance, rather than a reactive approach once an accident has occurred.

Falls and near misses of spacebands wearers are saved to the analytics dashboard, allowing employers to identify administrative or operational procedures that could be improved.

Moreover, if a device is alerting for a trip/fall at a particular point in the workplace, other employees will become aware of this hazard.

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