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Automotive Lyft Differentiates By Offering Free Rides To Veterans And Job-Seekers

The program provides non-crisis transportation to those in need, and follows last year's "Relief Rides" initiative for emergency situations

Automotive Uber Doubles Down On Safety Efforts With 911 Connection And Driver Screening

Uber is taking steps to improve its reputation by emphasizing new initiatives that put passenger safety first

Food & Beverage Interview: How Human Trends Have Migrated To The Pet Business

Petrics CEO Ed Hall discusses how wellness and fitness tracking trends among humans are influencing products and services for pets

Health AI Helps Detect Cardiac Arrest By Listening To Emergency Calls

In Copenhagen, an AI assistant named Corti helps identify the nature of emergency calls in real time

Design Japanese Design Firm Rethinks The Portable Toilet For Disaster Zones

The minimLET offers a way to handle waste needs in the wake of a major disaster

Technology This Cloud-Based Medical Wristband Could Save Your Life In An Emergency

The wearable could help medical professionals diagnose and treat patients more quickly and efficiently

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Volkswagen Cars Will Soon Be Able To Talk To Each Other

Volkswagen will outfit all models with pWLAN technology by 2019

Syndicated Research Shows That Defibrillator Drones Could Save Lives

Drones were 16 minutes faster than the emergency services, increasing the chance of survival for people who suffer cardiac arrest

Design Portable Panic Button Helps Immigrants In Need

Notifica allows its users to select their contacts with pre-written messages to send out in case of an emergency

Technology Manila Could Soon Implement A Capsule-Based Transportation System

If accepted, the proposal would free traffic, save lives and promote the Filipino city's local culture

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Facebook Aims To Personalize How We Connect In Times Of Crisis

An invite tool to 'Safety Check' feature will rely on people power rather than just algorithms

Technology Send Messages Without A Cellular Network

Phone software allows emergency workers to send important info across long distances

Design Rescue Board Is An Inflatable Life Raft That Tilts To Help Drowning Victims

Emergency rescue equipment earns design distinction as convenient and affordable safety product

Gaming & Play Gaming Methods Employed by Likes of 'Call of Duty' Inspire Emergency Response Robots

Free look control increases chances of finding victims inside burning buildings