Workplace Safety and Health Management System

Workplace Safety and Health Management System

Singapore
Organization type: 
for profit
Budget: 
$50,000 - $100,000
Project Summary
Elevator Pitch

Concise Summary: Help us pitch this solution! Provide an explanation within 3-4 short sentences.

To create a safe workplace for all, with the system, we are able to bridge the main gap which is management and ground-level.

About Project

Solution: What is the proposed solution? Please be specific!

Vortport portable workplace safety and health reporting system which currently innovates form current processes for internal usage will empowers users to deliver accurate, timely and improved workplace safety and health reports on the move. The solution is a portable reporting device, customised software, data storage services and various push report options. Vortport telematics information structure is scalable and portable for the use of other applications like building infrastructure reporting, this provides for business growth into other areas of implementation. Build as a web-based application, information and content access are granted to any computing system with internet access. Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) Reporting this creates transparency on WSH performance that could be leveraged to drive further improvements. This also creates confidence in investors that the company is taking active measures to improve its safety and health performance and thereby its productivity. There is no major competition for this niche market solution available in the market, the competition are establish software development companies that have the capabilities and resources to copy and expedite the development and ready to market process. This will give Vortics Communications the first mover advantage. Currently used solutions are just report format that requires the transfer of pictures from camera to computer and the typing in of the report on a standalone computer than the manual process of forwarding via email and archival.
Impact: How does it Work

Example: Walk us through a specific example(s) of how this solution makes a difference; include its primary activities.

The aim is to create awareness to public with our social responsibility campaign “ Safety@SG”, in mid-September, which will leverage on social media and mobile applications, to engage and educate our citizens to report any unsafe acts and provide them with content that will educate them. The campaign will be support by our product VORTPORT, he system aims to enhances the corporate social responsibility (CSR) profile of companies by creating a standard system in workplace safety and health. Main goal is to set indicator of good business performance by help companies in profiling their WSH policies and practices in their annual reports. Companies which have good WSH performance benefit from reduced loss time in production and this translates to better productivity and business performance. The potential returns from WSH reporting include the following: Creates transparency on WSH performance that could be leveraged to drive further improvements. Shows a company‟s commitment to broad-based, corporate performance improvement, with WSH as a key business objective. This will effect the workforce, the people.
About You
Organization:
Vortics Communications Pte Ltd
About You
First Name

James

Last Name

Pinto

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About Your Organization
Organization Name

Vortics Communications Pte Ltd

Organization Phone

+65 90045165

Organization Address
Organization Country
Country where this project is creating social impact
How long has your organization been operating?

Less than a year

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Innovation
What stage is your project in?

Idea phase

Tell us about the community that you engage? eg. economic conditions, political structures, norms and values, demographic trends, history, and experience with engagement efforts.

In singapore it will soon cover all workplaces, the potential is a niche un-served market that is in line with government guidelines that instils corporate governances and greater ownership to stakeholders. We will have the first mover advantage in serving these focus industries.
We aim is to create awareness to public with our social responsibility campaign “ Safety@SG”, in mid-September, which will leverage on social media and mobile applications, to engage and educate our citizens to report any unsafe acts and provide them with content that will educate them.

Share the story of the founder and what inspired the founder to start this project

Fresh out of military school, where safety and health were a culture that was embedded in us. I started my first job in marketing and sales, I told myself what am I doing here selling other peoples products and solutions, I wanted more than a day job, I want to make my own job. Than the challenge came, Fresh and new in the market, what experience can I back up upon to fuel my dream. Than it strike me, to use technology to improve safety and health culture in Singapore.

Social Impact
Please describe how your project has been successful and how that success is measured

The key business areas are construction, manufacturing and shipbuilding & repairing. These organisations form a total of 16,689 registered entities publish by Ministry of Manpower Number of Factories by Industry - 2000 to 2009. True success will be measured on the death rates and injury rates related to workplace accidents to bring

How many people have been impacted by your project?

How many people could be impacted by your project in the next three years?

More than 10,000

Winning entries present a strong plan for how they will achieve growth. Identify your six-month milestone for growing your impact

Development Stage

Task 1

Beta Development

Task 2

Field Testing

Task 3

Market Introduction

Identify your 12-month impact milestone

Sales and Marketing

Task 1

Product Launch

Task 2

Safety and Health Information Potal/Activities/Media

Task 3

Beta 2 Development

How will your project evolve over the next three years?

It will be about building a solution that brings value to companies. There will be alot of updates.

Sustainability
What barriers might hinder the success of your project and how do you plan to overcome them?

Bigger competition who are able to replicate our project fast, we have a patent filling date for our patent.

Tell us about your partnerships

Currently as a Start-up, we are incubated in Nanyang Polytechnic School of Engineering and our technology support is Microsoft Singapore.

Explain your selections
How do you plan to strengthen your project in the next three years?

Build a strong team and work with local goverment to push for a strong culture

Challenges
Which barriers to health and well-being does your innovation address?
Please select up to three in order of relevancy to your project.

PRIMARY

SECONDARY

Lack of affordable care

TERTIARY

Lack of affordable care

Please describe how your innovation specifically tackles the barriers listed above.
How are you growing the impact of your organization or initiative?
Please select up to three potential pathways in order of relevancy to you.

PRIMARY

SECONDARY

TERTIARY

Please describe which of your growth activities are current or planned for the immediate future.

Development of smart energy solutions, we are also working on the project now, but not all our resources are focused on that solution.

Do you collaborate with any of the following: (Check all that apply)

If yes, how have these collaborations helped your innovation to succeed?
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