USG Boral now has an efficient, paperless way to accept, store and sort ideas for potential patents and counterfeit reports from 5,000+ employees in offices throughout 11 countries. Those employees also have a self-service option for accessing legal documents, eliminating wait time and non-value added labor to gather and distribute forms.

INTERNATIONAL AVAILABILITY

USG Boral has locations in 11 different countries, and the application is available to more than 5,000 employees.

WEB-BASED

Employees can register themselves for an account and access the application from anywhere in the world.

SELF-SERVICE DOCUMENT STORAGE

Employees can access various legal documents and download them directly from the application.

PAPERLESS SUBMISSION PROCESS

Data validation ensures only complete, accurate submissions are accepted.

EMAIL NOTIFICATIONS

Built-in notifications send an email to the administrator whenever a document is downloaded. Users receive a customized confirmation notification, including a signature, whenever a form is submitted.

TECHNOLOGY USED

Languages
PHP
JavaScript
Database
MySQL

Libraries / Frameworks

PHP

Laravel 5.2
PHP Excel
Laracasts Flash (flash messaging – built from scratch one that was used in SC)

JavaScript

jQuery
Select2
Datatables
Bootstrap (CSS also)

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