fall prevention, fall detection

A Radar motion if you fall

Research: radar motion detection is also an alternative to wearable devices like PERS.


Intellimat flooring measures health of elderly based on footsteps

Technology interprets footstep patterns as a means of understanding well-being.


AT&T Makes Entry into Senior Care

Introduces device for fall detection.




NASHVILLE, Tenn., (September 25, 2013)Care Technology Systems, Inc., a company that provides data analytics and remote monitoring to improve the safety of seniors in their residences while empowering their caregivers, today announced the launch of a key new component in its next generation fall detection system.    >>> Read more . . .

Video game company launches campaign for senior care tech


Government budget sequestration has led one game company to embark on a crowd-funding campaign for its latest endeavor—a fall prevention video game.

Blue Marble Game Company delivers digital-health games for service members and veterans who have experienced mild traumatic brain injuries and concussions.  >>> Read more . . .

Tel-Tron and AFrame Digital Announce Partnership


Tel-Tron Technologies Corporation, a technology leader in the business of aging, today announced it is partnering with AFrame Digital, to provide best-in-class fall detection and health monitoring through its CompanionOne® wireless emergency call system. >>> Read more . . .

Do hospital alarms fail to prevent injury?

Study indicates that hospital alarms do not prevent falls.


New More Accurate Fall Detector Helps Seniors Age in Place Safely


Reading, PA— SafetyCare Technologies ™ announces the upcoming release of the industry’s most accurate fall detector. The SafetyCare EMTWatch FallDetect™ is the culmination of more than two years of research and development, and it is anticipated this device will answer the growing demand for accurate fall detection for the Aging-in-Place market. >>> Read more . . .

We All Come Tumbling Down

About falls as a major problem and some recommendations to prevent or detect.

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