Embedded Software Developer

Location: North Vancouver Job Type: Full-time Epic Safety is a North Vancouver based company specializes in developing monitored, cloud connected life safety devices for seniors. We are transforming the way seniors connect to their family and help providers in case of an emergency. We’re building the most user friendly and advanced devices and platform that…

Join A Growing Industry; Now is the Time to Enter the PERS Business

There’s No Better Time to Get into the PERS Business

Opportunity awaits. It’s no secret that our population is ageing, and fast. As a result, the market for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) only grows. 117 million Americans will need care by 2020. However, the median net worth of those over 75 is not enough to afford assisted living. This, in addition to rising life…

Tech Trends: The Future of PERS 2.0

Tech Trends in the PERS Industry

PERS 2.0 is the new era of Personal Emergency Response Systems. Some trends we’ve seen with PERS 2.0 include: Fall sensors with automatic fall detection (like Oval) Caregivers and facilities using BLE, Wi-Fi, radio frequency or GPS to find wandering patients Devices that can send status updates to loved ones Devices that remind user or alert a…

man feeding woman in kitchen

Eating Your Way to Better Balance

Did you know that a senior’s diet can affect their risk of falling? The nutrients we eat affect balance, strength and subsequently, the impact of a fall. But which nutrients are the most important for fall prevention? Studies have shown that increasing vitamin D and calcium intake can reduce a person’s number of falls. Effects…