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Keeping farmhands safely connected

Two-way radio communication is hugely beneficial around the farm and when it comes to keeping your workers safe there can be no compromise. Vertex Standard two-way radio solutions can be tailored to your operation and the reliable performance can help keep your workers connected and safe in these four effective ways:


1. Maintain worker safety

  • Keep OH&S/HSWA compliant using Vertex Standard safety features
  • Assist workers to call for help even if they are incapacitated with “Man Down”
  • Monitor works in isolated areas with “Lone Worker”
  • Alert all farmhands when incidents occur using the dedicated emergency button

2. Improve farm efficiency

  • Change who you talk to easily with dual mode CB/PRS and private channel two-way radios
  • Simplify coordination between farmhands and across multiple sites
  • Install mobile radios easily in quad bikes, tractors and vehicles with remote head options
  • Use a large push-to-talk button for one touch communication

3. Endure outdoor conditions

  • Hear loud and clear with audio output up to 700mW
  • Trust your two-way radio in all weather conditions, with dust and waterproof ratings up to IP67
  • Understand that your radio can withstand extreme heat (+60°Celsius) and extreme cold (-30°Celsius)
  • Know that your two-way radio is durable, with aluminium die cast chassis and polycarbonate casing

4. Maximise communication coverage

  • Mitigate the impact of mobile phone black spots using a two-way radio network
  • Increase conversation range using 5W portables and 25W mobiles on commercial channels
  • Run your two-way radio communications network with or without a repeater system
  • Avoid unwanted listeners with a private communications network

There’s no comparison

When you consider the alternatives, it’s easy to see that two-way radio is the ideal solution.

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