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Wearsafe Launches in Japan and Welcomes Hideki Matsui as Brand Ambassador 1920 1080 Wearsafe

Wearsafe Launches in Japan and Welcomes Hideki Matsui as Brand Ambassador

Wearsafe Launches in Japan and Welcomes Hideki Matsui as Brand Ambassador Personal Safety Platform Instantly Connects Baseball Great with Family Sept. 20, 2021 (TOKYO)— Wearsafe Labs, creators of the Wearsafe personal safety and communication platform, has partnered with baseball great Hideki Matsui for its launch in Japan.  This partnership will highlight Wearsafe’s voice activation capabilities…

Personal Safety Is Not Only About Being Prepared. It’s About Being Connected. 1280 960 Wearsafe

Personal Safety Is Not Only About Being Prepared. It’s About Being Connected.

By David Benoit, CEO and Co-Founder, Wearsafe Labs In 2014, my parents had a fire in their Connecticut home and were not able to contact me until a few hours later. As I began to think of ways they could have instantly called me for help, my business partner Phil Giancarlo and I wanted to…

Wearsafe Labs Announces the Givesafe Program Inspired Giving Fueled by Safety, Security and Support 1344 816 Wearsafe

Wearsafe Labs Announces the Givesafe Program Inspired Giving Fueled by Safety, Security and Support

Wearsafe Labs, creators of personal safety and emergency communication products via IoT and mobile devices, is proud to announce that as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, they are expanding their Givesafe Program to support nonprofits. In addition to donating 20% of sales to partner organizations, Wearsafe will offer donors the ability to double their…

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Wearsafe App & Tag Release 1.12 Update to All Users

What’s Up? As you may already know, we’re rolling out a brand-new update for your Wearsafe App & Wearsafe Tag! When you install this app update, it preps you to install the firmware update for your Tag. Make sure that your Tag’s battery is pretty fresh – it’ll need to be at least 75% full…

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Wearsafe Labs Introduces Mobile Personal Safety Devices with Accident Insurance Protection at CES 2020

At CES 2020, Wearsafe Labs, a leader in consumer and enterprise IoT software, today announced that it will now include insurance protection to cover certain accident-related medical expenses for individuals using their supported IoT devices. The Blanket Accident Insurance coverage is underwritten by Zurich American Insurance Company. Wearsafe’s IoT software platform powers a host of…

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Wearsafe Honored As A Top Gadget & Best Wearable At CES 2017

Another CES has come and gone, but this show was one for the books! This year’s Consumer Electronics Show brought thousands together to share emerging tech from all over the globe. It was Wearsafe’s first time exhibiting at the show, and our team was honored with two outstanding achievement awards at CES this year. Wearsafe…

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Family Tech CES 2017

The industry survived, if not thrived, during its first winter without ToyRus as a major retailer. Amazon, Walmart, Target and dozens of local specialty stores and new experiential stores took up the gauntlet. Most striking is how “high priced” tech toys took a back seat to what we’re calling “lighter tech” — the use of…

CT Duo Create Wearable Safety Tag Inspired By 2007 Cheshire Home Invasion 800 243 Wearsafe

CT Duo Create Wearable Safety Tag Inspired By 2007 Cheshire Home Invasion

The idea started on a lunch break at Dave Benoit’s law firm. The conversation turned somber when a colleague mentioned his ties to the Petit family, three of whom died in a brutal home invasion in Cheshire five years earlier, in 2007. “We came together and said, ‘It’s like the clocks ticking and we want…

Hartford-based Techies Bill Their Device As Safety At the Touch of a Button 1498 998 Wearsafe

Hartford-based Techies Bill Their Device As Safety At the Touch of a Button

A new device created in Hartford is being billed as an extra layer of safety with the press of just one button. It’s called “Wearsafe,” and is a small tag that fits in the palm of the hand. It works with an interactive app, and the device is designed to alert a selected group of…