Not a few people afraid to go out alone, especially at night. One of the main factors of such concerns is the issue of security and safety in the midst of a crime.
However, the concern now seems to be resolved thanks to an application called Companion Safety App. Applications that have not been committed in the IOS and Android operating system serves to provide information related to the position of the point of departure to get to the destination. Trail rides user information can be distributed to others who were chosen to be “associates” of travel.
“Friends” designated will get information about the path of a user to the destination. Through GPS location information, travel companion user will get a notification via SMS continuously. Thus, peer select travel can monitor and update the estimated time required by the user.
In addition, if this application users feel threatened or emergency situation occurs suddenly, this application can notify you via a notification conditions are directly sent to the group colleagues who have been. The peer group can be selected more than one, ranging from family members, even up to the nearest police station.
Safety Companion App is an application that was originally developed by some students of the University of Michigan who are concerned about the security of the campus as well as to curb the threat of sexual assault.
For a while, this application is limited to use in the United States alone. However, these applications will continue to be developed in order to reach a wider area.