Lone Working Emergency Panic Button Instructions and Procedure
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This system is a last resort safety system for the Nottingham Hackspace workshop. If you are working alone in the Hackspace, you should consider having one of the alarms on your person during your visit.
The manual can be found here click link to pdf.
The below flow diagram is the suggested process after the emergency button is pressed.
The above process contains gaps. The onus is on the lone-working-member to ensure they personally take all precautions over their own safety such as:
Hackspace address: Bizspace Unit F6 Roden House, Roden Street, Nottingham, NG3 1JH Spiral stairs door is on King Alfred Street South on the corner with Ashley Street
IF YOU SET OFF THE ALARM IN ERROR YOU MUST TAKE RESPONSIBILITY FOR IT
If you set off the alarm by accident
ACTIVATING THE ALARM AS A PRANK OR JOKE IS UNACCEPTABLE DON'T DICK AROUND WITH THIS SYSTEM Please be aware that you may cause a major problem or upset by setting this alarm off for any other reason than a serious one.
If you accidentally set off the alarm, wait by the alarm until you here a non-recorded voice and let them know it is a false alarm. The machine is a telephone with speaker phone and mic.
DISCONNECTING THE PHONE MAY NOT STOP A CALL BEING PLACED
Issues to be considered resolved with Emergency Lone Worker Alarm System