Experiencing groundhog day with your handovers?

In our previous blog 7 traditional handover types and a simple way to improve them we laid out seven (quite inventive) methods that professionals use to handover their business and work in progress when leaving site.  In this blog, we will...

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Ad-hoc handovers that give managers migraines!

If you were to go and explore how people are accomplishing their end of shift handover, you will find a range of proficiency, styles, approaches and more often than not, gaps. It causes a massive problem for organisations and really is ‘The...

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Relay – Digital shift and swing handovers

No other event in the working day can lead to as many incidents as the handover between one shift and another. From the bustling drilling deck to the deepest shaft in the mine, there is a constant flow of maintenance, operational...

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Another great feature to improve team handovers

It’s been a whirlwind few months for everyone involved at iHandover. We’ve attended events across the globe that have taken us from South Africa to Australia. With each event comes even more interest in our digital handover software, Relay. Relay is...

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Industrial accidents that involved poor handover

Handover time between individuals and teams is a critical moment in any operation. Sometimes a limited amount window of opportunity exists in which to communicate key information. And it is sometimes in this haste to communicate the story of a shift that vital...

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Mining with the wrong stockpiles

So what exactly do we mean by the wrong type of stockpiles? They are not as obvious as the ore stockpiles in mining, but are just as valuable. We are referring to employees withholding, deliberately or otherwise, valuable workplace information needed...

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Handover smarter to prevent the handball

What is a FIFO Handball? Handball defn: To quickly pass or ‘get rid’ of the ball in Aussie Rules (Football) “The Handball” in Australian Mining Industry is a familiar term used by FIFO employees to describe a short, last minute note...

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Relay is moving from Alpha to Beta

Relay is the next generation of shift and crew handover technology. By developing the application we aim to: eliminate wasted time caused by traditional handover processes; improve site-wide communication and collaboration; and convert handover data into an asset that contributes significant...

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