Getting Started on Android

Download App

Go to the App Store on your Android phone. Search ‘Ok Alone lone worker app’.

Click the ‘Install’ button to install the app on your phone.

Picture of Ok Alone's page in the Android App Store

Get Pin

Your Monitor (the person in your company who is your Ok Alone contact) will contact you either by email, sms or phone call to give you your unique pin number.

Message from Ok Alone with the Worker's PIN

Log In

Open the Ok Alone app and it will ask you to enter your pin number.

Enter your information. Then click the ‘Login Now’ button.

Ok Alone App log in screen

Start 1st Shift

Click the orange ‘Start Shift’ button to begin your shift. When you start your first shift on Ok Alone a popup will appear asking for permission for Ok Alone to access the device’s location. This will start a countdown until your check in (the time will have been set by your monitor). The time remaining will be shown on your screen.

Accept Location Permissions

There are two permissions that need to be set up for Ok Alone to be able to see your location and help keep you safe.
1. Push Continue and choose While using the app

After accepting the first permission you will be taken back to the app where you will see another block
2. Push Continue and choose Allow all the time then use the arrow at the top of the screen to go back to Ok Alone

Working on the Ok Alone App

You are now ready to start working safely with Ok Alone.