Blackline GPS Corp.: Lafrentz Implements Loner Platform for Roadwork Crews Along Highways
June 16, 2011
CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - June 16, 2011) - Blackline GPS (TSX VENTURE:BLN) ("Blackline") and Canada's leading road marking company, Lafrentz ("Lafrentz") along with Lone Worker Safety Solutions Inc. are pleased to announce the adoption of Blackline's proven Loner platform for worker safety.
Lafrentz is a highly experienced roadway line marking contractor and material manufacturer, with extensive contracts and operations in Alberta and British Columbia. With a large private fleet of equipment at their disposal, Lafrentz designs and installs industrial and enhanced safety markings, as well as special skid-resistant surfaces across Western Canada roadways.
"Lafrentz is committed to safety. Work crews exposed to work environments where employees are out of sight or sound from each can rest assured that they have the highest quality instrumentation for their safety," said Tim Zapf at Lafrentz. "The company has a proven safety record and we intend on maintaining it. The Loner product provides an incredible tool to advance our safety mission".
Brad McIntosh, President of Lone Worker Safety Solutions Inc. said, "Even people who work together may fall under work alone legislation. Lafrentz recognized the value of the Loner platform and adopted both Loner Mobile and Loner GPS for sales teams and support personnel respectively."
Lafrentz field sales employees have deployed Loner Mobile since they typically find themselves traveling to customer sites alone. The Loner GPS has been utilized for individuals working at remote sites which require the more rugged and durable hardware by Blackline.
Lone Worker Safety Solutions Inc. offers industry specific Safety Products to protect Lone Workers. Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Lone Worker Safety Solutions services corporate North America for mobile, facility, or remote safety protection.
About Blackline GPS Corp.: Headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Blackline is an industrial safety and commercial product manufacturer. The company solutions (www.blacklinesafety.com) address work environments focused on employee safety. Blackline's technology, dedication and vision combine to create an ever-growing suite of tools designed to Protect. Share. Connect™.
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