The overarching question for business leaders looking to adopt, or further embrace, mobile solutions across the enterprise is not just what to deploy but how to deploy it.
Safety in the workplace is a top priority for any business, with hazards on the job posing a threat to employees’ well being, worker retention, and a company’s bottom line.
Joe Boyle, CEO of TRUCE Software, tells John Williams at WGN Radio’s Wintrust Business Lunch about their software that helps companies manage the safe and effective use of mobile devices in the workplace.
With construction workers able to access the digital tools they need from a hand-held device that connects to the Internet, workers are more likely to use the device while moving or trying to complete multiple tasks, posing a safety risk for everyone.
Lawn and landscape crews travel from site to site throughout the workday—and when doing so, they assume the duty of keeping themselves and others safe while juggling time crunches, navigational challenges, and ongoing communications with the company and customer.
Technology continues to revolutionize work at breakneck speed. As more business processes become digital, paired with the workforce moving away from traditional workspaces, it’s unlikely the nature of work will ever go back to the old way of doing things.