QR-Code Inductions COVID-19 update for VIC Builders

SiteBook QR-Code inductions can be used to request vaccination certificates and authorised worker permits complete with issue dates & photo evidence. As Victorian builders prepare to return to work under the Construction Restart Plan, construction workers face new safety requirements accross their worksites. SiteBook’s contactless inductions can now be configured per worksite to include additional…

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Free Site Signs for existing clients

Contact-less Site Induction & Sign-In with QR-codes SiteBook have released a new, easier, web-based Site Induction, along with new QR-Code Site Signs. Our QR-code opens a web-based induction on their phone, similar to the COVID check-in – so they should already be familiar with the process! This means a few things: Site Inductions are contact…

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Contact-less Site Inductions & Sign-In with SiteBook QR-codes

Still using paper inductions? Good news! SiteBook have released a new, easier, web-based Site Induction, along with new QR-Code Site Signs. Our QR-code opens a web-based induction on their phone, similar to the COVID check-in – so they should already be familiar with the process! This means a few things: Site Inductions are contact free.…

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Site Inductions – Covid-19 Safety Update

SiteBook QR-Code inductions now have the ability to request vaccination certificates (with photo evidence), request home addresses of workers & subcontractors, and present workers with an online copy of your COVID-Safe Business Plan. SiteBook’s contactless inductions can now be configured per worksite to include additional modules to assist in ensuring that your business is COVID-compliant.…

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Geofencing & Auto-Attendance for Construction Sites

You might have seen terms like ‘geo-fencing’, ‘auto-attendance’, ‘silent arrivals’ around lately, but what are they and how do they work? This article will give take you through what geo-fencing and auto-attendance are, how we implement them within SiteBook, and how you can make them work for your business.   What is Geofencing / Auto-Attendance?…

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SiteBook Development Update

Since SiteBook was founded in 2012, we have made a number of major updates to the software. 2012 saw the beginning of SiteBook with our Tender Management Module. 2013 saw the addition of the Safety Management module, following the beginning of the WHS harmonisation Legislation in Australia. 2018 we launched our mobile app for Site…

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SiteBook Procore Interface

We are excited to announce that our Procore interface is almost complete! The SiteBook development team has recently finished work on a ‘Connector’ API to the US-based construction management software Procore. After a number of requests from our builders who use both SiteBook and Procore, we began development on a way for our systems to…

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COVIDSafe information for Construction – Victoria

Construction sites are OPEN under COVIDSafe Requirements.   Summary of Requirements: Businesses must have a CovidSafe Plan FOR EACH WORKSITE Solution: Download the Construction COVIDSafe Plan Template here   Businesses must keep records of all workers and visitors to sites Solution: – Use manual record keeping – Use the free Government QR service – Use…

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Tower crane audit reveals limited inspection knowledge among owners

Results are in from the latest WorkSafe WA inspection campaign for tower crane maintenance across both metropolitan and regional construction sites. The audit findings suggest that tower crane owners have a limited understanding of correct procedures for major inspections of the cranes. Most of the cranes were following the recommended inspection and maintenance schedules set…

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Company fined for operating without high-risk work licence

A construction company has been fined $2,160 after a allowing a worker to operate an elevated working platform (EWP) without a high-risk work licence. SafeWork SA issued the company with an expiation after an inspector witnessed the operation of a mobile boom-type EWP and discovering that the operator did not hold the required licence. The…

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