How to Choose the Right Construction Form Builder

Posted by Jess McWeeney on Nov 15, 2017 9:12:00 AM

How can a construction form builder keep your building project on schedule? It’s simple. By collecting data from everyone at the construction site, you minimize the likelihood of missing an important detail. Collecting information through paper forms is one approach, but it is tough to keep organized. Using a digital form builder is a better approach. There are several options available, so how do you choose the right one for you?

As you look at different form builder options, we recommend you consider the following questions to create a short list of the best solutions for your organization.

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Topics: Mobile Forms, Construction

Product Spotlight: Geotab Integration

Posted by Jess McWeeney on Nov 13, 2017 10:34:00 AM

Industry leading telematics provider, Geotab, now offers Device Magic on the Geotab Marketplace. Joining a suite of over 150 solutions, Device Magic is the first mobile forms product available on the Marketplace that supports both Android and iOS.

From within a user’s MyGeotab platform, you can see mobile forms submissions and dispatch work items to your team on the road or in the field.

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Topics: New Features

Why Your Safety Audit Checklist Needs an Update

Posted by Jess McWeeney on Nov 9, 2017 10:34:00 AM

When it comes to phone lines and other infrastructure, we all understand that nothing lasts forever. Your management tools and techniques also need to be refreshed. Take your safety audit checklist as an example. Does your current checklist reflect lessons learned from your frontline staff?

These hard-working documents need to be updated on an annual basis. That review cycle ensures you stay productive and current with safety requirements. Consider these areas to determine if your checklist needs to be updated.

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Topics: Construction, Facilities Management, Telecommunications, Energy & Utilities

4 Facilities Management Situations That Demand Data Collection Forms

Posted by Jess McWeeney on Nov 7, 2017 10:47:00 AM

Managing a facility means making choices every day. To make good decisions, you need to be well-informed. How do you know if the data you are collecting is relevant? Take a look at the key performance indicators for facilities for inspiration.

Using data collection forms is a great way to get the data you need without personally inspecting every nook and cranny of your facility. Find out the key data points to include on the form and which you can ignore.

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Topics: Facilities Management

International Committee of the Red Cross Uses Device Magic for Field Data Collection

Posted by Jess McWeeney on Oct 31, 2017 9:24:01 AM

The International Committee of the Red Cross Economic Security Unit, which manages the design, implementation and monitoring of aid assistance programs, has deployed Device Magic mobile forms to assist with data collection and analysis in the field around the world.

The Economic Security Unit provides assistance to victims of armed conflict and violence, including both, civilians and people deprived of freedom. The EcoSec Unit conducts assessments to determine what people need to be able to cover their essential needs of food, shelter, clothing and hygiene in a sustainable manner. EcoSec addresses any gaps in an ability to cover essential needs through their assistance programs.  

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