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Trust but verify – combating field ops fraud with field inspection management tools

Discover the game-changing potential of digital field inspection management tools in combating fraud. Our infographic delves into real cases of fraudulent inspections and how a digital platform could have prevented them. From geolocation cross-checks to automatic report creation, these tools provide the certainty you need in critical safety inspections.

Field ops fraud – and how field inspection management tools could have helped

  • Pacific Gas & Electric Case.  First, see how geolocation would unmasked deceitful workers failing to perform inspections. This in turn would have avoided an incident where live wires crashed into a backyard swimming pool.
  • Washington Metro Structures Department Case. Next, eliminate the risk of faulty inspections through the use of automatic reports with automatically collected geolocation data using a field inspection management tool.
  • Federal Inspector Case. Thirdly, dive into the world of required documentation, like automatically tagged photos, helps to guard against inspector fabrication.
  • NYC Track Inspectors Case. Finally, discover how date and location stamps on photos could’ve foiled deception, keeping inspections on track.

In conclusion, you shouldn’t wait for disaster to strike to take action to keep your workers and the public safe. The consequences of a single fraudulent inspection can be catastrophic, resulting in outages, fires, or worse. This infographic highlights why verifying safety inspection performance is crucial and how field inspection management tools can be your partners in reliability. Download our infographic to gain deeper insights and discover how Fulcrum is here to empower you in ensuring the integrity of your field inspections. Your commitment to safety and operational excellence starts now.

And if you’re looking for a deeper dive into the subject, you should definitely check out, Trust, but verify – preventing utility inspection fraud, a free on-demand webinar by Fulcrum’s own Jake Freivald.

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Illustrations of field inspection technology to demonstrate field inspection management tools

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Organizations worldwide trust Fulcrum’s SaaS-based data collection platform to capture and share reliable information about field activities, much faster than paper or other digital solutions. Standardized, easily customized, and well-integrated data collection delivers improved clarity for decision-making and better productivity for lower costs.

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Jim Metz - speeds things up, adhering to safety sop

Jim Metz

Vice President of Safety
FM Sylvan
Fulcrum speeds things up. It was almost instantaneous. It allows accountability for people running the job to see what their guys are doing to make sure they’re adhering to safety policies.
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Aaron Vanover - catch more issues

Aaron Vanover

Manager of Quality Assurance and Quality Control
Halton Company
Using Fulcrum, Halton Company’s quality control team provides richer, better documented support, enabling them to catch more issues.
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Daniel Stepner - easy to use, customer service

Daniel Stepner

Senior Consultant
I have used many programs for field asset inspections. Fulcrum has been the easiest to set up, use in the field, and update. The service provided by the Fulcrum team has been top-rate.
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James Watts - safety once you close the loop from action to insight

James Watts

Director of Health and Safety
Snavely Forest Products and Weekes Forest Products
Fulcrum helps us improve processes and make our work environment safer by streamlining inspections, surfacing inspection-related insights, and managing follow-up actions. Once you close the loop from action to insight to further action, the possibilities are limitless.
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Gavin Kelley - training period short, same data whether junior/senior collector

Gavin Kelley

Senior Software Developer
Tilson Tech
It is so easy to use that our training period is greatly shortened. Data quality is very important to us so it can’t be overly complicated. We still get the same data quality regardless if it is a junior or senior data collector.
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