Emergency Dialer (Generic)

This is not a page for a specific "Emergency Dialer". It is a placeholder for the many Emergency Dialer that are out on the market. Because there are so many of them, and they are easy to find by doing an internet search, we do not attempt to include them in our database. See the More Information section for suggested search terms to use.

Product Description: 

An emergency dialer, or personal alert system, is a telephone device that typically offers one-touch emergency dialing and other speed dial functions. These devices are ideal for individuals who have cognitive or physical impairments that make using a standard telephone difficult or for those who are at risk of falling and other injuries and need a reliable way to call for help.

Main Features: 

  • Typically lightweight and portable.
  • Direct link to emergency services and/or other pre-programmed contacts, such as family.
  • Many models feature hands-free calling, speakerphones, and/or voice-command calling.
  • Wired or wireless models available.

Where To Buy: 

This is a generic entry. This type of product is available from many vendors. Type or paste the following search phrase into your preferred web browser: "emergency dialer," "personal alert system," "medical alert system."  

Options & Accessories: 

  • Some models are accompanied by smartphone apps.
  • Wearable models (necklace, wristband, etc.).

Primary Specifications: 

  • Requires phone line (a separate monthly charge). 

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