The transmitter resembles a personal fashion accessory for both men and women, comes in a variety of colors and can be worn in various ways. It enables elderly persons to call for help and is easy to use, even for people with reduced hand function, low vision or dementia.


  • Title: Personal Alarm Transmitter
  • External Link: Personal Alarm Transmitter - INDEX: Design to Improve Life® website
  • Sustainable Development Goals targeted: Good Health & Well-being, Industry, Innovation & Infrastructure
  • INDEX: Award Cycle: 2007
  • INDEX: Award Category: Body
  • Driver(s) of Change: Aging Population, Connection Technologies, Entrepeneurship, Globalization, Mega Urbanization
  • Designed By: DESIGN CONCERN, Lone Storgaard, Peter Lund, John Landerholm/L2
  • Country of Design : Denmark

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