New Features July 2017

2017-07-18T14:12:39+00:00 July 18th, 2017|

Sine has released a update which includes new features to help you streamline your sign in processes and keep you as updated as possible on all visitors, both past and present, that have logged in. We've put together a quick video highlighting these changes or, if you prefer, you can read all about the new update below.   Daily Automatic Reports Did you know [...]

10 solutions to make visitor, staff and contractor registration at your workplace quick and easy

2017-07-06T16:40:07+00:00 July 5th, 2017|

There are a small number of key questions that smart businesses will ask themselves incessantly: ‘How can we improve our services?’ ‘What processes can we put in place to better our customer experience?’ ‘How can we strive to achieve products or services that reach the highest standards?’ These questions tie in with the concept of ‘continuous improvement’, a well-known system that seeks to identify opportunities for streamlining work and eliminating [...]

Have you got your hall pass?

2017-06-27T15:10:26+00:00 May 8th, 2017|

  Schools are a safe haven for children. It’s a place where they learn, interact, and develop lifelong skills. It’s also were they spend a vast majority of their early lives, and having access to a safe environment to learn in is a vital part of encouraging positive and ongoing development. Creating a safe learning environment is a top priority for any school, and while many schools have a mission [...]

May the fourth be with you

2017-06-27T15:12:57+00:00 May 4th, 2017|

If you love puns and you love Star Wars then for you, today is quite possibly the best unofficial holiday of the entire calendar year. To celebrate the epic franchise that Master George has been creating since the 70’s, here are three ways in which we think Sine could help out on the next Star Wars set: It doesn’t have to be that way. We could keep it a secret. [...]

World Day for Safety and Health at Work

2017-06-27T15:12:49+00:00 April 28th, 2017|

Today, the 28th of April, is World Day for Safety and Health at Work. It’s an important opportunity for everyone - employers, employees, and governments alike - to think about what they can do to make workplaces safer around the world. James Pearson, CEO of the Australian Chamber, said: “When each of us goes to work each day, we expect to come home safely. Thankfully, following a concerted effort from [...]

New Features | Print by visitor type

2017-06-27T15:17:55+00:00 April 26th, 2017|

Now you can set up Sine so that only certain visitor types will print a badge. Print by visitor type is ideal for Sites where you only wish Contractors and Visitors to receive badges but not Staff for example. Just enable this feature on your Sine dashboard under Site Settings > Printing. Please make sure your SinePoint iPad app is up to date with the latest version to enable this [...]

Education is key to a safe workplace, especially at the "coal face"

2017-06-27T15:11:48+00:00 April 24th, 2017|

  In December last year the Supreme Court of Queensland made a groundbreaking decision with respect to the duty of care of an employer towards an employee. A mine operator, a labour hire company, and a host employer were all found liable for injuries sustained by a worker who was involved in a vehicle accident on his way home from working four consecutive night shifts. $1.25M was awarded in damages [...]

Long live the receptionist

2017-06-27T15:19:34+00:00 April 18th, 2017|

Throughout the ongoing technological revolution, we’ve seen it; the extinction of roles and responsibilities slain by the hand of technological advancement. But is that really the best way forward when it comes to the role of the receptionist? It’s no secret that virtual receptionists and visitor management systems have automated many of the tasks that were previously central to the traditional role of the receptionist; does that mean that the [...]

See how smart facility managers can be in two places at once

2017-07-11T20:31:58+00:00 April 9th, 2017|

Sine. It’s a visitor management system that’s on the cloud and in your pocket. It’s versatile and it travels with you; so much so that sometimes it can almost feel as though you’re playing the part of a universal life force up in the sky somewhere. Think that sounds preposterous? Well, perhaps not as much as it may at first seem. Many site managers who work on projects across multiple, [...]

Fast Track check-in from Sine

2017-06-27T15:09:49+00:00 April 4th, 2017|

Time to treat your guests and contractors to life in the fast lane. We wanted to make it really easy for visitors and contractors to check-in on the iPad if they had been invited using Sine, but secure enough so their name was never used to recall their invite. So, we came up with Fast Track access. Think of Fast Track access as being like your airline booking and boarding experience. ​​ Now all your [...]