Though our country has advanced in various ways, but still, women are subjected to number of tortures like violence, domestic abuse and rape. With number of cases being reported for rape case, have you ever though where we stand in terms of protecting or safeguarding women. Thankfully, there are lots of personal safety apps that have been developed in order tackle these issues.
These Android based apps are absolutely free, while some are paid ones but help to saves one life.
Imagine the situation if you are in danger and you are fighting across your mobile to search an emergency number for your safety. How much panic you would be, you even can’t dream off the situation. This VithU App skips from typing the number and send SOS alert in every two minutes. It will send message “I am in danger” “I need help”. Please follow my location to emergency contacts in every two minutes with the updated location.
SmartShear Women Safety Shield App
This app allows you to take picture and send it to the pre decided list of emergency contacts by hitting the emergency button. Suppose, you lose your mobile before sending the message, don’t worry. The message will automatically be sent within a few seconds. The “Walk with Me” will allow those who are in your list to track your real time.
Suspects Registry – For Women
This app tracks your location. As soon as you hit the panic alarm, it notifies the nearest emergency contacts along with recording minutes. The “Record Any Incident” feature uploads the image on the Facebook page.
Pukaar – A personal safety App
This app allows you to send SMS alert with GPS location to pre-set emergency contacts at regular intervals.
Sprint Family Locator App
There is good news for all of you. This amazing app works both on smartphones and regular phones. Even you don’t need to install this app to track the location. It will keep check on your family members on a map in real time. When they are not on the location where they have told you, you will automatically receive a notification.
Secure Her App
This is a good alternative app especially for those who stay far away from relatives, family or friends. As soon as the phone owner double taps on app’s icon, the Secure Her will send a distress signal. Then, a call center will respond to the distress signal to make sure that the help reaches the user.