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HOME SAFETY
Alzheimer's & Dementia
Bathroom
Bedroom
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Living Room - Any Room
Smart Home
Stairs
Outdoors - Wandering

Finding the Person – Watch-Like Emergency Locator Device
Using Existing Cellular Network & 911 System

Finding Missing Person
Person must be wearing device
Caregiver must call
911 to file missing person report
Device company with 911 case number to activate device (available 24/7)
Device uses cellular network (not GPS) to report location to 911
Police locate & assist person home

Advantages
Cellular network works indoors or outdoors; integrated with 911 system
Water resistant device also available with secure band (requires 2 hands to remove)
Battery lasts up to 1 week before recharging required
Option to receive alerts when person is leaving home

Additional Benefits

Limitations
Person may refuse to wear device
Cellular service may be unavailable in some locations
Someone has to notice the person is missing and file a report

Cost – Device plus monthly plan



Narration:
This emergency locator system, integrated with the national 911 system, uses the same cellular network that regular cell phones use to locate a missing person who is wearing the locator device.

Here's how it works: if the person is missing, you call 911 and file a missing person report. Then you place a toll free call to the device company's emergency center, which activates the device, which, in turn, notifies 911 of its location. The dispatcher then views the device location on their electronic map. The police are then directed to the location and will assist the person home.

Every type of locator system has advantages and limitations, which you should review before making a commitment to be sure it will work in your situation. This cellular locator system, in the right situation, can provide peach of mind for you, the caregiver, and help find loved ones and save lives.

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