A Device for Indicating a Fall
Research output: Patent › Scientific
|IPC||G08B 21/ 04 A I|
|Publication status||Published - 29 Dec 2004|
|Publication type||H1 Granted patent|
The invention relates to a device for indicating a fall, the device (1, 2) comprising a portable device (1) attached to the wrist or elsewhere on the body. The portable device (1) comprises a sensor (5) for measuring differences in height, and falling is indicated by a change in the relative height measured by the device, which is caused by a sudden reduction in the height of the portable device (1).