Our BS8484 compliant low cost SOS alarm fob for Lone Workers
The SOS Alarm is our smallest, most simple and discreet BS8484 certified Red Alert Alarm product. It packs an impressive range of features including GPS, Amber Alert, Amber Alert and Man down detection. Equipped with the SOS Alarm device, users are only one click away from complete protection. Weighing just 35 grams, the device can be worn on a lanyard, strap carabiner belt lanyard or on a key fob without impacting on the user’s daily routine. The device is also available with an ID badge accessory.
Advanced assisted GPS Positioning allows our operators to locate a member of staff and providing real-time positional information via our management portal.
Two Way Audio
In the event of an activation, two-way enables our trained operators to listen to the user’s situation. If safe to do so, our operator can talk with a user, providing reassurance that help is on the way.
Roaming Sim Card Capability
Access to all major networks is possible using our roaming SIM meaning those areas were in the past where you may have struggled to receive a network signal may now cause you no issues.
Stay With Me Service
For many people, the fear of being confronted can feel as difficult as something happening. That’s why we include a completely free pre-emptive monitoring service in all our contracts. Find out more
Red Alert Functionality
A dedicated Red Alert button which when pressed put you in direct contact with the Orbis Alarm Receiving Centre (ARC), allowing real-time situation awareness and response.
Amber Alert Functionality
Not only are you able to leave a pre-recorded message about the task at hand but you are also able to set how long you want it to be before the service checks are you ‘OK’. If you are unable to confirm you are ok, then an automatica Red Alert is triggered
In the event of a user becoming incapacitated, the service can trigger an alert which will be picked up by our Alarm Receiving Centre.
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Answers to Your Questions
How long does the battery last?
Up to 48 hours under normal environmental conditions
Am I able to see where my staff are?
Both current and historical positional information if available from within our customer management portal.
How do you handle alarms?
Red Alerts are handled in accordance with BS8484 meaning that the highest level of care and attention is given to all Red Alerts received by the Orbis Alarm Receiving Centre (ARC). Latest technology and continual review of procedures combined ensure that help is available when required.
Is the product waterproof?
The SOS Alarm is IPX6 rated meaning that it is protected against heavy splashing and rain.
Why use a BS8484 device instead of just calling 999 on a phone?
There are several benefits of using a BS8484 service such as the SOS alarm. For example, a BS8484 service has quick access to police assistance using a URN procedure. It also helps protect against litigation in the event of an incident happening. Overall it improves user safety and acts as a benchmark when selecting a reputable supplier.
As there is no display how do I find out if I have a good network and GPS signal?
There are 2 LED lights that will flash to let you know this type of information.