Utility Worker Safety in a Digital Age

Utility companies can secure next-generation technology for a safer workplace.

Monitor location, observe health, identify issues, decrease risk.

Frontline workers across the utility sector have something in common: a unique need for safety protocols. Utility companies often send workers alone to remote areas where they may encounter risks like heights, confined spaces, or electrical hazards. Workers depend on their company to provide appropriate equipment for a safe work environment. All utilities need to ensure safety monitoring and emergency alerts are as precise and far-reaching as possible.

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The Challenge

Internet of Things (IoT) solutions for utility workforces present an end-to-end, digital solution providing real-time visibility and actionable insights. Sensors, wearables, and augmented reality devices can come in the form of wristbands, handsets, lanyard attachments, or downloadable apps. Through these IoT solutions utility organizations can monitor worker health, prevent hazardous situations, and respond to emergencies swiftly. However, these innovative safety initiatives can only be realized through a secure, reliable network system built for mission critical services.

The Redline Solution:

Redline Communications’ fit-for-purpose technology, coupled with detailed operational knowledge and a means to demonstrate innovation and capabilities, is a key competitive differentiator to assist utility companies in transforming their operational processes. In addition, the ability to lower operational costs, improve productivity and availability of critical information can be realized from our industrial LTE network and virtual fiber. Utility companies will be able to implement a purpose-built, ruggedized, secure solution with complete control over their QoS.
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Private iLTE

Redline iLTE is a compact, complete LTE system that can be rapidly deployed anywhere. Redline iLTE is a comprehensive suite of private LTE products and services that combine to deliver security, flexibility, scalability and durability to the mobile network. iLTE provides a turnkey approach to private LTE with its rapid deployment and ease of management.
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Virtual Fiber®

Redline’s award-winning Virtual FiberTM wireless access products are built for extreme reliability and performance. These products can be used in the toughest environmental conditions, rated to operate between -40° to +75°C for fixed point-to-point and point-to-multipoint communications and nomadic applications. They provide secure and reliable high-speed connectivity in these challenging, isolated locations, and over rough non-line-of-sight terrain.
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RedCare is Redline’s portfolio of warranty, protection and support plans and is available with each of our offerings, designed to safeguard service continuity for Redline solutions and give our customers the peace of mind knowing your Redline products are being kept at optimal performance.

Frontline utility workers can experience a greater sense of safety and teamwork with emergency alerts powered by a robust, reliable network