Using Technology to Deliver on your Facility Safety Program

Amanda Darcey

Amanda Darcey /

Last year, my colleague at Lighthouse.io created this infographic about the costs of a Slip and Fall at your property. The bottom line? A small spill can lead to a BIG cost. In that same infographic, we pointed to 2 key priorities to protect your people, your customers and...

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Flashback 1984: Robots Are Cleaning Up

Ed Selkow

Ed Selkow /

This post was originally published in Office Guide To Tampa Bay 1984 and written by Ed Selkow. Ed is now Co-founder of Scientific Maintenance Corporation - The world's first facility services company engineered around robotics. It might have taken a little longer than expected for robots to gain traction in...

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4 Commercial Cleaning Trends You Need To Know

Ben Howden

Ben Howden /

Today's commercial cleaning and facility services providers are operating in a tough and complex environment. With many serious issues to consider such as immigration and health care reform, there are also several trends that need to be considered by businesses when planning for the future. Generally driven by customer demand,...

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Video: Spotless Drives Success With Lighthouse.io

Ben Howden

Ben Howden /

Spotless is one of Australia and New Zealand's leading providers of integrated facilities services. They perform a range of services covering asset management, hospitality, cleaning, facility management, laundry management, and security services. With such a large distributed workforce, Spotless needed a better way to improve visibility and efficiency of the...

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Join Lighhthouse.io at CoreNet Global Summit 2016

Michael Carne

Michael Carne /

We are excited to announce that Lighthouse.io will be attending CoreNet Global Summit 2016. With the recent update of our flagship facilities management solution - we are looking forward to meeting with facility managers interested in learning about how location technology can transform the delivery of facility services. Lighthouse....

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Someone slipped and fell at your property… how much will it cost you?

Michael Carne

Michael Carne /

It will come as no surprise to property owners and facility managers that slips, trips and falls are a significant risk that must be proactively managed. But how frequently do incidents occur, and what is the cost to compensate a victim or defend a fraudulent claim? The following infographic provides...

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Lighthouse.io will be attending IFMA's World Workplace Conference

Michael Carne

Michael Carne /

We are excited to announce that Lighthouse.io will be attending IFMA's World Worplace Conference in Denver this October. With the release of our flagship facilities management solution - Lighthouse.io for Cleaning - we are looking forward to meeting with facility managers interested in learning about how location technology...

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Replacing RFID wands with beacon technology

Michael Carne

Michael Carne /

RFID wands and readers have long been used as a way to track activity and monitor whether contract, SLA or safety requirements are met. Some industry examples include commercial janitors creating an audit trail of cleaning activity, farmers monitoring cattle progress, and medical staff tracking inventory and equipment. However, emerging...

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6 Reasons why iBeacon for Enterprise is a really big deal

Michael Carne

Michael Carne /

On first glance, you would be forgiven for thinking iBeacons only use is to push marketing offers to consumers. Certainly, that’s been where much of the buzz and investment dollars have been concentrated so far. However, we at Lighthouse foresee a very different future. Here are 6 reasons why...

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