From “Lost And Found” To “Search And Rescue”: Harnessing The Strength Of Community And Crowd GPS

December 18, 2018

Parents of young children, children with Autism (ASD), and adults who care for elderly parents with Dementia share a common fear: that their dependants will wander off into precarious or downright life-threatening situations. Parents and adult children struggle with providing their young children or elderly parents with the independence they need, while also living with an undercurrent of fear that a moment's preoccupation will result in their dependant finding themselves permanently out of reach.

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How Power of the community keeps wander prone people safe

December 18, 2018

If you know somebody with Dementia or an Autistic child with a tendency to wander, you can relate to the fear of loosing them

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Find missing kids with SafetyLink

December 18, 2018

Find your lost car keys, smartphone and abducted child. Yes, you read that correctly: There’s now a device that can locate your missing child (or wandering elderly grandmother). And the device that can do this is TINY. Imagine a device that can be used as a keychain and not only locate missing people, but your dog that’s run off. Sanjay Chadha did, and the result is SafetyLink, which uses wireless technology combined with smartphones and cloud sourcing to provide community protection

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Ottawa company harnesses power of wireless Internet to develop new personal al arm system for children

December 18, 2018

Child safety will always be a top priority for any mom and dad. But try as you may to keep an eye on your children at all times, their keen curiosity and quick little legs means they may wander out of sight for just a moment and make every parent's worst nightmare come true.

Now, an Ottawa entrepreneur has designed an innovative device, small enough to fit in the palm of your hand, to act as full-time eyes and ears to help ensure your children are safe – and give you peace of mind. SafetyLINK is a new coin-sized device that harnesses the power of wireless Internet, smartphones and crowd sourcing to protect members of the community in a dangerous situation, particularly children

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