How Does the Fall Detection Feature Work on a Personal Emergency Device?

Fall Detection on personal alarm

Falls are Australia’s leading cause of injury requiring hospitalisation. Personal safety alarms with fall detection are increasingly popular among seniors and those with mobility issues who want to maintain their independence while also having an extra layer of protection in case of an emergency. But how do these devices actually work?   It’s a fascinating intersection of technology … Read more

Empowering Independence: Supporting Seniors Living Alone In Australia

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According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS), as of 2021, there were approximately 3.9 million Australians aged 65 and over, accounting for 15% of the total population. Of these, a significant proportion live alone, with more than 1.2 million older Australians residing solo.  The ABS defines living alone as “a person who usually resides … Read more

4 Major Reasons For Elderly Falls in Australia

Seniors Falls

Falls are a significant concern for the elderly population in Australia, and their consequences can be devastating. Despite various fall prevention strategies in place, the number of elderly people falling remains high, leaving many wondering about the causes of these accidents. This article explores the major reasons for elderly falls in Australia and the efforts … Read more

10 Simple and Effective Safety Tips for Seniors

Safety Tips for Seniors

As we age, our physical abilities may decline, making it more challenging to complete daily tasks safely. Seniors are particularly vulnerable to falls, accidents, and other hazards, which is why it is important to take precautions to ensure their safety. In this article, we will explore ten simple yet effective safety tips for the elderly … Read more

Guide to Personal Emergency Alarms for Seniors

VitalCALL has been operating for over 40 years and has been providing Australian seniors with emergency alarm systems and personal alarm pendants. We are fully dedicated to ensuring all seniors are able to live independent and protected. Our state of the art emergency alarm systems are used by seniors all across Australian in order to … Read more

Emergency Pendants for Seniors Provide Unmatched Independence

The number of older individuals in Australia continues to grow and, for many of them, not being able to remain in their homes and live by themselves can be very frustrating. With today’s modern technology, leading a productive, healthy, independent lifestyle is absolutely achievable. VitalCALL is part of the reason why. VitalCALL has been helping … Read more

Emergency Response Pendants are not just for the Elderly

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A personal emergency alert device is not just for the elderly. While VitalCALL presents a product perfectly suited for the elderly who wish to continue living independently, our devices are not just for seniors. Although older folks who live alone and are susceptible to falling were often portrayed as the ones who could most benefit … Read more

VitalCALL Self-Installation Service Information

Retirement Home

Did You Know? At VitalCALL, your safety is our primary concern. For urgent installations we offer a self-installation service, where a VitalCALL system is dispatched to your home. Then, following our instructions and phone guidance, we will talk you through connecting and testing your system, back to our emergency response center, without having to visit your … Read more