Canada-based Epic Safety has introduced a new line of personal emergency response systems (PERS), Epic Alert for seniors market.
Also known as medical alert systems, Epic Alert comprises base unit, automatic fall sensor, pendant, door contact, motion detector, and waterproof wall unit.
Base units are said to connect to an emergency monitoring station offering two way voice communication, while wearable pendants provide two way voice communication or automatic fall detection, door contacts send notifications for opening/closing of door cabinets and wall units offer a one-touch button emergency help.
Epic Safety founder and CEO Mohammad Zamanpour said: "We offer a complete line of products to cater to the needs of seniors. One highlight about our products is that the Oval, one of our wearable pendants, offers the most accurate automatic fall detection in the market.
"Epic Safety’s goal is to empower seniors to age with grace and dignity, and I believe our products are a testament to our brand promise."
The company intends to make the products available for purchase through distribution channels in Canada and the US during the first quarter of 2015.
To provide optimal health outlook, sensor and safety features for aging seniors, the company also currently houses a research and development team for a new product collection that will work together through various sensor and communication technologies.