The lone worker solution from Ok Alone now works with Alexa on all Echo devices, including the Echo Dot and Echo Plus.
What is Alexa?
Alexa is a cloud-based voice service from Amazon. Alexa is the brain behind Amazon Echo and other Alexa-enabled devices. Using Alexa is as simple as asking a question—just ask, and Alexa will respond instantly. Meet Alexa
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How would I use Alexa with the Ok Alone Lone Worker Solution?
Working alone at home or with an Alexa dot or similar device? You can easily connect your Alexa device to your Ok Alone lone worker account using our Ok Alone skill and then manage your status by telling Alexa your current status.
How do I use Ok Alone with Alexa?
Once your dot device is connected to your Ok Alone account with our Alexa skill you are ready to get started.
Starting my Lone Worker Shift with Amazon Alexa
To start your shift say to your Alexa device. “Alexa, ask Ok Alone to start my shift“. Alexa will then respond with your check in time.
How to Check In with Alexa
To check in as a lone worker say the following to Alexa. “Alexa, ask Ok Alone to start my shift”. Alexa will then respond with your new check in time.
How to get help with Alexa and the Ok Alone lone worker Solution
To get help say the following “Alexa, ask Ok Alone for rescue”.
It is important to use the word rescue. Alexa will then send a help alert to all your monitors and live monitoring if your account uses this service.
Get your lone worker Status with Alexa
To get your current status ask “Alexa, ask Ok Alone for my status”. Alexa will then respond with your current status, which may be your check in time or that you are not working.
We are continuing to work with Alexa to improve our Ok Alone solution. Did you know you can try Ok Alone for free and we also have lone worker apps for both Android and iPhone ?
As an expert in lone worker content management, I possess an extensive knowledge base and experience in the area of lone working and safety monitoring. My expertise in this field encompasses a wide range of areas, including risk assessment, training, communication, and technology. I have a deep understanding of the unique risks associated with lone workers and have researched and written many projects and articles to educate people in how to mitigate these risks.
Throughout my time with Ok Alone, I have kept up to date with technological developments, legislative changes and regulations that have been introduced to help organizations ensure the safety of their lone workers.