Women’s safety is the need of the hour. These days we hear a lot about the unfortunate incidents happening with women around the Globe. No one can deny the fact that women are not safe in the country and abroad too. Being a woman, I have faced a lot of difficulties. There are instances when we choose to ignore some of the incidents because we are so used of being eve teased and following on a daily basis. Government has launched many apps and schemes to empower the women but there are still many loopholes when it came to women’s safety.
We read a lot of articles on rape, eve-teasing, acid attacks and a lot more that is happening with women on a daily basis. A rape is reported every 15 minutes in India. Can you imagine the brutality that is being faced by a woman. According to 2018 report of National Crime Record Bureau, 33,356 rape cases reported in India. And this data is increasing every year. So, there are some apps designed in a way that in case of any uncertainty women can use this app to save herself. These apps have access in the android as well as iOS mobiles.
1. HIMMAT PLUS
Rating: 4.5 stars
Availability: Android, iOS
Himmat Plus was initially propelled by the Delhi Police of India and is energetically suggested for ladies confronting eccentric issues and crises particularly when they move around alone. Set apart with an easy to understand interface, the application is anything but difficult to use, as simple as basically sending the OTP on the cell phone for client confirmation after it is introduced. The second client feels their well-being is undermined, they select the emergency signal so their exact area is promptly imparted to Delhi Police unit alongside sound or video content.
Rating: 4.2 stars
This amazing individual well-being application recognizes the shout of ladies in harm’s way, regardless of whether the telephone is in her handbag or pocket. This application can be set off by only a piercing shout or by squeezing power button multiple times. When it is set off, it sends an instant message with the area and consequently puts a call. When the application identifies a scream, it opens the telephone and rings the watchman. It can likewise be utilized in the event of crises for example during respiratory failure.
Availability: Android, iOS
BSafe is one of the most exhaustive security applications for ladies. It includes an SOS framework that can be actuated by contact or just your voice saying a key expression, live-streams and records whatever crisis you’re in, sends your area to your “gatekeepers” alongside the sound and video, and has a clock alert and an alarm worked in.
4. MY SAFETIPIN
My SafetiPin is among the best wellbeing applications for ladies that capacities completely well. The application has essential capacities like GPS area following and calling the crisis contact numbers. My SafetiPin is viewed as extraordinary compared to other applications in the United States because of its ubiquity.
Aside from the fundamental capacities, the application will likewise propose you the close by safe spots in a crisis. The stuck areas accompany wellbeing scores so you know whether it is reasonable for ladies or not. The application clients likewise have the choice to stamp risky regions to help other ladies that utilization the application. The SafetiPin application gathers information based on lightning, the number of ladies and kids around, the thickness of populace around the lady and the nearness of open vehicle.
5. CITIZEN COP
CitizenCop is an ideal ladies well-being application on the off chance that you need to report wrongdoing at the soonest. In the event that you feel that you are in harm’s way or on the off chance that another person is, at that point the episode can be quickly detailed. CitizenCop is created remembering the prosperity of the general population and particularly ladies. There are times when announcing wrongdoing to the law turns into an undertaking. In any case, Citizen Cop has a place with the class of security applications that makes this errand simpler.
This application sends an emergency SOS message or settles on a decision immediately to the recently chose numbers subsequent to squeezing the force button multiple times or in the wake of shaking the telephone. Shake2Safety works without a web association and even with the bolted screen. This application is additionally valuable for announcing instances of burglary, mishap or catastrophic event. what’s more, it can likewise record sound and video of what’s going on.
7. SAFE AND THE CITY
Safe And The City joins a wide range of thoughts into one. It works as an announcing gadget for road badgering, permitting clients to stick where they’ve encountered something dreadful. It likewise shows “safe spaces” for individuals who feel hazardous to stow away, and permits a simple association with crisis contacts when it’s required. It’s at present just accessible for London, the UK, yet is in a development stage.
Not simply proposed for ladies’ prosperity, Raksha application additionally takes care of youngsters, senior resident and every single other people who stand up to abrupt unwanted issue or debacle. It tracks the clients utilizing the GPS detecting of their cell phone gadget and cautions crisis contacts about the specific area as the “Are you in a tough situation?” choice is chosen. Because of opportune warnings, relatives and dear companions can follow the individual in a tough situation in the briefest time.
Availabity – Android
This app is not just for women but also for the safety of the child and in case of a medical emergency. This is curated by the Department of Emergency and First aid. This app is appreciated by the Deputy chief minister of Gujarat Mr Nitin Bhai Patel, first women IPS Officer and DGP of Gujarat Mrs Geeta Johri who happens to be the president of Women safety an child safety division of Grannus.
Women’ safety is really a major concern and these apps will surely help us and all the women out there. So, share this as much as possible so that it can reach to every woman and we can it a better place to live for women.