Medical Alert Articles

Choosing a medical alert to protect your loved ones is an important decision. Get the facts before you buy, in the articles below.

When you understand the difference, LifeBeacon™ is the obvious choice.

Why You Shouldn’t Settle for Old Medical Alarms.

Medical alerts systems haven’t changed much since their introduction 20 years ago. LifeBeacon™ represents a huge leap forward. Old-technology alerts have two parts, a speaker phone base station and an alert button. The alert button is carried by the user and…

5 Key Senior Safety Statistics.

With LifeBeacon™ you can protect yourself or a loved one from becoming another statistic. LifeBeacon™ works virtually anywhere and you can talk to an operator through the device from your location, inside or outside the home. Why be protected only half the time? …

Why LifeBeacon™ is better than Life Alert.

Although Life Alert was one of the first companies to introduce a medical alert button (which they made famous with their “Help, I’ve Fallen and I Can’t Get Up” commercials in the 1980s), technology has advanced, and their product hasn’t. Today, their medical alert…

Why LifeStation Fails to Offer True Protection.

LifeStation claims a relatively quick response time compared to other offerings—similar to LifeBeacon’s 20 seconds. But LifeStation has the same 400 foot “open-air” pendant range, for which the best LifeStation can claim is that “It should provide coverage…