SafeTrx Active BRU2 Released

We are delighted to announce the release of SafeTrx Active BRU2. This update has been applied to our cloud servers and all existing customers will see the new features reflected in the day to day use of the SafeTrx Active watch and the SafeTrx Active web app.New or changed features: Trim Activity Sessions As well as being able to edit the activity type and delete your activities, we’ve now added the ability to trim the start and end of your sessions in the SafeTrx Active Web App. This feature allows you to remove any time spent preparing or wrapping up at the end of a session. As well as keeping your track nice and neat, trimming a session will also remove all that data from …

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Hart van Nederland feature SafeTrx Active in Video Interview

“It’s winter, it’s cold, and you don’t have any energy left. But if you have a watch like that, you don’t have that anxiety anymore at that moment. It allowed me to make the right decision at the right time , and that was pushing the button.” Hart van Nederland featured SafeTrx Active on SBS6, the feature included a video interview* with Seb Jongejans, the world first surfer who was rescued when using the SafeTrx Active watch and was saved by members of surfclub, Jumpteam Scheveningen with the professional support of Kustwacht Nederland and KNRM – Koninklijke Nederlandse Redding Maatschappij To find out more about SafeTrx Active and the work we are doing with the KNRM and other rescue organisations across the globe go to …

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SafeTrx Active Featured in De Telegraaf

“The watch transmits the exact position and shortens the search time, which greatly increases the chance of survival.” Thank you De Telegraaf for writing this fantastic article on the world first rescue of a surfer using the SafeTrx Active watch in a cold North Sea. Seb Jongejans, from Scheveningen was saved by members of surfclub, Jumpteam Scheveningen with the professional support of Kustwacht Nederland and KNRM – Koninklijke Nederlandse Redding Maatschappij To find out more about SafeTrx Active and the work we are doing with the KNRM and other rescue organisations across the globe go to https://www.safetrxapp.com/products/safetrx-active/ Wherever. Whatever. We’ll find you.

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SafeTrx Active featured on TV

The SafeTrx team demonstrated our SafeTrx Active product on the Hart van Nederland Dutch news and current affairs program on the SBS6 channel. The content and video is in Dutch and the video is only available in The Netherlands for the moment. The video includes an interview with SafeTrx business development (and windsurfer!) Niels van Campen, Sander Kuipers (KNRM) and also Seb, the person who was rescued recently after using SafeTrx Active. https://www.hartvannederland.nl/persoonlijke-verhalen/horloge-helpt-surfers-in-nood

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SafeTrx Active launches in Norway

8 West are delighted to announce that the SafeTrx Active track and alert wearable is now available in Norway. Working with our partner, Redningsselskapet (RS) – the Norwegian Sea Rescue Service, we will be rolling out a service which provides safety cover on land as well as on sea SafeTrx Active is a purpose-built personal emergency search and rescue system for open water and outdoor sports enthusiasts which has been designed in very close co-operation with the leading Search and Rescue (SAR) organisations in the world. Recognising that a small, lightweight, long range, water resistant, wearable tracking and communications device was a requirement for the wet watersports sector, 8 West worked with its SAR partners to build such a solution. Martin Fuhr Bolstad, acting Secretary …

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