10 Disaster Apps That Could Save Your Life [Infographic]

by Carolyn Nicander Mohr
I truly hope you never face a disaster. But the thing about disasters is that few people expect them to strike. Best to be prepared for disasters ahead of time so you can deal with them if and when they happen. These apps can help alert you to disasters around the world and alert others when you are in danger and need help. If you never need these apps, great.Read the full article

Guardly - Enterprise Mobile Safety Solutions | 2014

Get your free Guardly demo: https://www.guardly.com/?demo Guardly is the market leader in developing enterprise-grade mobile applications for emergency notification and communication. We deliver solutions to our customers that lower costs and organizational risk, and improve reliability and outcomes. When Guardly released its Indoor Positioning System providing floor and room level accuracy for mobile emergency callers, the security industry took notice. Guardly is more than an app, it is an enterprise platform that integrates with existing security systems to streamline incident management, response and reporting procedures. At Universities and Colleges, Guardly solutions transform the smartphones of every student, staff, and faculty member into virtual blue light emergency phones. Listen to a quote from Louis Toromoreno, Assistant Director of Campus Security at OCAD University. When triggered, Guardly's mobile apps transmit the user's identity, location, and type of emergency - allowing dispatchers to react quickly and appropriately. Medical emergencies can happen anywhere at any time. Our mobile and indoor positioning technologies can help locate non-responsive emergency callers in minutes, which is critical when life-saving medical interventions are required. Guardly empowers employees to report crime and suspicious activity, resulting in a safer environment for everybody, whether at an airport, stadium, school or shopping mall. With Guardly on their smartphones, your employees get personalized help to their location in real-time. Guardly also integrates with most security operations centers and with incident management systems. How is your organization embracing mobile safety? Learn more at http://guardly.com Get your free demo: http://guardly.com/?demo Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/guardly Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/guardly

Preparedness: Red Cross First Aid App for iPhone and Android

First Aid App: http://www.redcross.org/mobile-apps/first-aid-app Additional Red Cross Mobile Apps: http://www.redcross.org/prepare/mobile-apps This easy-to-use app will help you learn first aid steps for the most common situations, as well as allow you to tap to call 9-1-1 if you need help. You can access all the app's content even without Internet access so you can be safe on the go. Unlike many other first aid apps on the market, it also includes trusted Red Cross disaster preparedness information for a number of common emergencies such as tornadoes, severe weather and snow storms.