Nearly 38% of Americans own a home security system and, according to a recent survey, the main motivation is to feel safe. However, many consumers still consider home security systems a luxury. 33% of those same survey participants said they would like to have one, but don’t because they’re too expensive. While some security systems
Image Source: Safewise The original medical alert system, Life Alert offers rapid medical assistance for those who aren’t able to reach a phone and dial 9-1-1 during an emergency. For instance, Life Alert customers have a button nearby or a wearable device that they can speak into during an emergency. Though Life Alert offers multiple
Assistive listening devices, like hearing aids, can be life-changing for many people. Here’s how they work and why they’re important.
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Home surveillance systems are a great way to protect you, your family, and your belongings. Nearly 1 out of 4 households in the United States with broadband internet have a home security system. This figure is expected to rise as more options become available and prices become more affordable. Whether it’s to detect burglars, save
Those dealing with deafness or a loss of hearing live in a world where clear communication is a hurdle. This difficulty is only further amplified when calling 9-1-1 in the event of an emergency. Landlines with TTY/TDD used to be the answer, but communication was delayed and with the prevalence of cell phones it is
The word emergency is defined as a serious, unexpected, and often dangerous situation requiring immediate action. While we can’t always prevent an emergency situation, we can be prepared. Creating an emergency kit to store in your house, car, or even to carry gives you peace of mind knowing you can handle almost any scenario. To
When emergencies strike, receiving prompt help directly to your location can be a matter of life and death – even if you are, like in Life Alert’s commercials, lying on the ground and unable to get up. Below, we take a look at what Life Alert is, how it works, and what its limitations are
Image Source: MobileHelp We are lucky enough in the United States that emergency response is fairly fast. However, it is far from perfect. If you are living with a condition that requires prompt emergency services to save your life, then it is important to understand your alert system options. This is where medical alert systems