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Rise of the cleaning robots

A combination of robotic and internet technology is transforming the efficiency and effectiveness of contract cleaning. Christian Berenger Managing Director of Ezitracker Remote Workforce Management looks at the potential impact on productivity and results in the sector. We are seeing an increase in demand for the latest time and attendance technologies for field-based workers and remote workers.... Read More

Ezitracker worker management technology partners with Robotic Vacuum Cleaner

Ezitracker a leading provider of workforce technology has collaborated on a project to increase productivity in the cleaning environment by introducing Robotic Vacuum Cleaners (RVC’s) into the contract cleaning environment with The Perfect Little Company (TPLC). Ezitracker has collaborated on a project to increase productivity in the cleaning environment with The Perfect Little Company (TPLC)... Read More

Technology - the key driver for a maturing UK Contract Cleaning market

Research shows that effective use of technology will continue to drive advances in performance and efficiency as the UK contract cleaning market matures. The use of new technology is driving advances in performance and efficiency in the UK contract cleaning sector. The ‘Contract Cleaning Market Report – UK 2017-2021 Analysis’ report, published by AMA Research, highlights pressure on the cle... Read More

Poor management driving nearly half of UK workforce to seek a new job

According to new research from Investors in People, nearly half the UK workforce will be looking for a new job in 2019.  Nearly half of the UK workforce (47%) will be looking for a new job in 2019, with nearly 1 in 5 people already actively searching for opportunities, according to new research produced by Investors in People (IIP) in their annual Job Exodus Survey 2018. These findings high... Read More

71% of firms admit failure to act on preventing sickness absence

According to new research from the CBI, every day last year that someone was absent from work due to ill health cost UK companies on average £720.Firms must better prioritise the health and well-being of their staff because the average number of days lost to ill health per employee is 5.2 days a year, according to survey analysis by the CBI, in partnership with Bupa and HCA Healthcare. In a ... Read More

The GOOD, the Bad, and the Ugly of time and attendance technology

As developments in smart technology continue to deliver, time and attendance tools are becoming more sophisticated.  Christian Berenger, Managing Director of Ezitracker Remote Workforce Management Technology explores the often negative misconceptions around monitoring workforces. Following the uptake of tablets, smartphones and wearable monitoring technology and the proliferation of apps ava... Read More

Analyse productivity and service delivery at the touch of a button

How productive were your remote staff during the WorldCup and the #UKheatwave?It’s a good question isn’t it? Researchers claim that UK businesses could have lost up to £13bn over the duration of the 2018 World Cup due to staff absences. The recent heatwave took the blame for a further slump in productivity, as many workers tried to maintain performance levels in stifling, sweaty environments.... Read More

BIFM publishes new guidance on The Internet of Things

The British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) has published a technology Guidance Note which explores the impact of technology in transforming the FM function; specifically, the Internet of Things (IoT) and its contribution to improving overall business performance.The Internet of Things is defined as a network of physical devices and objects embedded with electrics, software, sensors and ... Read More

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