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5 ways to safeguard your mobile lone workers

EMPLOYERS HAVE LEGAL DUTIES TO ASSESS ALL RISKS INCLUDING THE RISK OF LONE WORKING. WE EXPLORE HOW EMPLOYERS CAN PROTECT MOBILE LONE WORKERS.Under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999, employers have legal duties to assess all risks to health and safety, including the risk of lone working. All employees should be provided with a sa... Read More

5 Reasons to visit Ezitracker at the Facilities Show 2018.

As the best of FM come together at London’s Excel from 19th – 21st June, the Facilities Show will host an array of suppliers and innovative solutions to suit Facilities Management businesses across the board.Ezitracker, suppliers of remote workforce management solutions, can be found throughout the show on Stand R710.Here are our top 5 reasons why you should visit Ezitracker over the coming da... Read More

Mobile workforce management is set to drive FM sector SMEs forward

A recent review of the available accounts for 22 facilities management firms with operations in the UK, revealed that average margins remained stagnant at around 7% during the last three years and in comparison, revenues grew at an average of 14% from last year.The forecast came shortly before the collapse of the Support Services giant Carillion. The government has subsequently announced that it ... Read More

Safeguarding lone cleaning workers – what you need to know

In the UK, it is estimated that up to 8 million people are lone workers. That’s more than 20% of the 31.2m working population.The law requires employers to consider carefully, and then deal with, any health and safety risks for people working alone. Employers are responsible for the health, safety and welfare at work of all their workers. They also have responsibility for the health and safety o... Read More

Mobile workforce management is set to drive cleaning sector SMEs forward

A recent review of the available accounts for 22 facilities management firms with operations in the UK, revealed that the average (EBITDA) margins has remained stagnant at around 7% during the last three years. In comparison, revenues grew at an average of 14% from last year.The forecast came shortly before the collapse of the Support Services giant Carillion. The government has subsequently anno... Read More

Technology is key to successful mobile workforce management

The government is gearing up to launch a £12bn tender for cleaning and FM services at schools, hospitals and in other public buildings, in the wake of Carillion's collapse, and as part of their aim to give a third of public sector workers to SMEs by 2020. SMEs within the FM sector will hugely benefit from using remote workforce management software when it comes to tendering to win more of these ... Read More

Managing remote security workers using Time and Attendance technology

The Security and Facilities Management sectors are under increasing pressure to provide accountability for and safeguard remote security workers. This, coupled with tighter service level agreements means that ensuring staff are on-site as planned is critical. Modern time and attendance technology solutions enable operations managers to verify attendance in real-time and eliminates the need for pa... Read More

Managing on site cleaners using Time and Attendance technology

The bigger cleaning contractors employ large numbers of site-based workers – sometimes thousands of remote working staff. Nowadays they have a need to provide proof of service provision to their own clients. There is a need for attendance verification and actual evidence of time spent at a client’s premises providing contracted cleaning services.The sector is under increasing pressure to prov... Read More

How does remote workforce management software work?

Ezitracker has an unrivalled track record in helping companies cut costs, improve operational efficiency, increase tender bid success rate, accurately measure contract profitability and deliver a real competitive advantage. That’s why we are the market-leading remote workforce management service used by organisations that employ large numbers of remote workers. We remote workforce management so... Read More

How to streamline your FM provision using Electronic Staff Monitoring

Employers of large numbers of cleaning and facilities management (FM) staff face demanding challenges in a market that is intensely competitive with constant pressure on margins. Many clients now insist upon independent verification of visits and missed or late visits can undermine the best of client relationships.The FM service provider’s burden is further increased by complex daily scheduling ... Read More