Springboard’s technology monitors pedestrians and vehicles in any type of environment, continuously 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Our counting device is mounted to the building or lamp column, a virtual zone is defined and pedestrians and cars that travel through the zone are counted. Visitor numbers are recorded using the very latest counting software target specific tracking, which is based on movement. At no time are images recorded with counts recorded as a digit and stored in a CSV file. Data is uploaded every hour to an internet server where it is permanently stored and audited on a daily basis before being released.
Benefits to the Occupier
In recognition of your support in hosting the footfall counting equipment, we are pleased to give you access to24 hour footfall data outside your store completely free of charge (with client permission). This supports you in a number of ways:
Benefits to the Landlord
In recognition of your agreement to host the footfall counting equipment, we are pleased to give you access to 24 hour footfall data outside your property completely free of charge (with client permission). This supports you in a number of ways:
Our technology does not record or store any images therefore not subject to any data protection legislation.
Our engineers will work with the occupier to install at a time that limits any disruption to trade, including out of hours. Risk assessments, method statements and insurance documents will be issued prior to any installation taking place. Where needed Springboard will apply for permits to work on the highway with the Local Authority.
Conservation and Listed Buildings
Springboard have experience with working in areas of conservation and with listed buildings and are sensitive to installation in these areas. We will work with the Local Authority conservation officer to seek any relevant permissions and consents needed.
Our devices do not require planning permission.
Using 3G the system will be supplied with a publicly assigned FIXED IP address with an inclusive data package of 5gb per month.
The system requires 230v 3amp supply, in the form of a dedicated fused spur or an electrical receptacle. We can connect into existing electrical supplies. A cable will be fed from the counter to the nearest electrical supply for permanent connection at the property.
The device uses approximately £12.00 of electricity a year which we can compensate by way of a cheque each year the device is mounted to the property.
Unmetered Power Supply
Springboard works with many Local Authorities and acknowledges that the majority of lighting / CCTV columns are powered using an unmetered power supply.
We are able to offer an UMSUG code to cover the cost of power consumption from our device.