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Manage all your devices from your smartphone, tablet or PC.
LightBug can easily be used as a remote worker safety device:
They can also be used to track tools, vehicles and equipment. Manage all your workers, vehicle and equipment from one place.
Associate names and information with each one of your devices easily using our control panel.
Receive alerts based on location and time of day or if a sudden fall is detected
From the app or website you can see the last known location and request an update.
Next time the LightBug wakes up it will send its current position (more on this below). It will keep you updated until you cancel the emergency mode.
It's really simple to use our platform. But if you need to integrate LightBug into your bespoke system, we can help.
We can provide push notifications as well as pull access (through a RESTful API).
If you need a complete custom system built from scratch, chat to us
In order to achieve infinite battery life, the LightBug goes to sleep periodically. By default, it wakes up more or less often based on the charge it's getting from the solar panels. In cases where it's being kept in a bag pocket, this might mean hours before it next wakes up, which obviously isn't useful.
You can configure the LightBug to turn on more or less often based on the time of day and location (i.e. when not in the office). All the settings are there, you will just need to spend a little extra time matching LightBug's configuration to your operation.
For times when your workforce are about to go out on a job, they can press LightBug's button. This tells it to hold off going to sleep for the next hour (this time is also configurable). If they don't press the button again to end the session an alert can be triggered automatically.