From Paper to an App: Continuous Improvement in the Age of Technology
Wednesday, February 28, 2019
Continuous improvement in the age of technology can mean a process leaps from a sheet of paper into the ether with a custom app. After struggling to design and print legible, project-specific crisis management cards for our workers in the field to carry and easily reference, and in a quest to improve our emergency response times and our communications with our team members, we explored several existing tools, technologies, and processes that might be deployed to strengthen our safety protocols. When we couldn’t find a solution that met our needs, we developed our own crisis management app, Smart Safety, which is currently in beta testing.