Personal safety wearables development and adoption is on the rise with a range of wearable safety devices on the market like Nimb, Revolar and Siren.
Their common thread is that they aim to enable the user to get help in situations where their personal safety is at risk but sending an alert to pre-selected friends or family, typically a text message which indicates that the wearer has activated their device, along with their GPS coordinates. The underlying premise is not new — panic buttons have been around for some time