SEVILLE, Spain, September 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --
- This specialized GPS Tracker lets families know where their loved ones with dementia are at any moment
On the 21st of September, World Alzheimer's Day, VISION Localisation Systems, announced the start of its commercialization in the UK for its innovative direct locator, Keruve. This device´s objective is to improve the quality of life for millions of elderly people with dementia, and their families and carers.
Elderly people with Alzheimer's or dementia are susceptible to getting lost at any given moment. If they´re walking down the street, and for some reason feel disoriented, then this could cause them to lose their sense of direction. When a family is scared, their first impulse is restrict their loved one from going out alone, which increases the irritability and levels of stress of the person with Alzheimer´s and their family members, as well.
This "dementia tracking device" allows people with alzheimer's disease to continue going out for walks and be with other people while keeping the family at home relaxed and less stressed out knowing that they can be found easily.
The GPS Wristwatch contains a stainless steel safety lock so that the the person cannot take it off. It also notifies the family member if they begin to wander off and leave their usual area.
Thanks to its 4 tracking systems (SBAS-GPS, Vision-indoor, Vision-Cellid y T-GSM), Keruve is able to find the person wearing the watch even if they are inside a building or in a basement.
The Keruve GPS watch that is worn by the person with dementia has a discreet and elegant design that makes it go unnoticed (http://www.keruve.co.uk/images-locator/ ). There are different models, for men and women.
Keruve's objective is to make the live´s of people affected from dementia a happier one. VISION works in collaboration with its clients, associations and neurologists to aid the development of its product and attends to clients in over 20 countries.
Keruve is now available for sale in the UK. The device costs 1,121GBP and can be ordered on the web at http://www.keruve.co.uk or by telephone calling +44-20-8638-0638. Customers have a 30 day trial period and a two year guarantee.
Full Press Release: http://www.keruve.com/news/pr-keruve-GPS-wristwatch-help-alzheimes-care-uk/
SOURCE Vision sistemas de localizacion