Home Fall Detection Medical Alert

No landline required

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How many people will be using this system?

One User

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$45.95/month

Pay Quarterly

$40.95/month

Pay Annually

$35.95/month

Saves you $120 per year!

  • FREE month of service
  • FREE lockbox
  • FREE shipping + activation
  • Paying annually saves you $120 per year!

  • Push the button and connect to our 24/7 Command Center
  • Calls for help automatically if pendant senses a fall. Does not detect 100% of falls - you should always press your button if you need help
  • You decide who we call in an emergency
  • No WiFi or cell phone required.
  • 400 ft. range around base Need more range?
  • Two-way voice in base unit. As loud as a cell phone on speaker
  • Showerproof button and compatible with pacemakers
  • Free wristband when you order today 
  • Requires a landline. No landline?

What Happens When a Fall Is Detected?

1. Fall is Detected

1. Fall is Detected

Your fall detection pendant senses the fall and automatically notifies Alert1’s 24/7 Command Center. Does not detect 100% of falls - you should always press your button if you need help

2. Connect

2. Connect

A US-based operator from our Command Center comes on the line to assist you. Even if you can't speak– we follow the procedures set up ahead of time to make sure you get help

3. Send Help

3. Send Help

We call for help and then stay on the line with you until that help arrives


Fall Detection Medical Alert Features

Fall Detection Pendant & Base Unit

  • Small and comfortable fall alert pendant. Works with Alert1’s home medical alert system
  • 100% showerproof
  • The pendant does not need to be recharged. It has a lifespan of over two years and low battery detection warning
  • Enjoy unlimited button pushes and talk time. We will be there for you anytime you need us

Personalized Response

  • With Alert1 monitoring, you personalize who we call in case of an emergency, whether that is 911, a neighbor, or a family member
  • We stay on the phone with you until help arrives 
  • Alert1 Command Centers are US-based and available 24/7. Our operators speak 190 different languages

Nationwide Monitoring

  • Alert1 features two fully CSAA 5 Diamond Certified US-based Command Centers that will get you the help you need 24/7. Our operators go through a rigorous training program, so they are prepared to help you in any situation

Protection in and Around the Home

  • With a range of 400 feet around the base unit, our medical alert system can protect you inside and outside of your home. Actual range may vary, we encourage you to test your system throughout your home

Easy Setup

  • The Alert1 fall protection system arrives preprogrammed, so you just have to plug it in to your phone jack and wall outlet

Call us today at 1-866-581-4540 to get on the go protection with Alert1

How Home Fall Detection Works

Home Fall Medical Alert Technical Specifications

Home Fall Detection Medical Alert system

Specifications: Landline

  • Power: 15V 500mA adaptor
  • Back up battery: 9.6V 1600mAh Ni-Mh rechargeable battery
  • Battery back up time: 24 hours minimum
  • Frequency available: 433 MHz Super-Heterodyne
  • Range: 656.2 ft in open space
  • Operating temperature: 4.5° to +40°C
  • Humidity: up to 90% non-condensing
  • Dimensions: 215.9 X 171.45 X 50.8 mm

Features

  • Command Center Communication Protocol-Contact ID
  • “Two Way Hands-Free Voice Communication” allows the personnel in Command Center to talk to you, and listen-in to what is happening on your side through the built-in microphone & speaker
  • Half duplex (Push to Talk & Listen In) & Full duplex (Two-Way Conversation) speech path controlled by DTMF commands
  • A maximum of 10 help buttons can be added in one system
  • Brightly illuminated red Emergency button for easy access in an emergency
  • Wall-mounting and table-top available

How Does the Automatic Fall Detection Technology Work?

Fall detection technology follows basic physics principles.

As a reminder from high school physics: Speed is how fast an object is moving. Velocity is how fast an object is moving and in what direction. The units for both speed and velocity are meters per second. Acceleration, a relative measure, is the rate of change in velocity. It is measured in meters per second squared.

Within your fall alert help button, there are four advanced “accelerometers.” Accelerometers are small devices that contain microelectromechanical-system (MEMS) acceleration sensors. These sensors are silicon integrated circuits that detect changes in motion and body position in three dimensions.

Newton’s Second Law (f=ma) holds that an object's acceleration is the result of every force acting on it. On Earth, the main force acting on all objects is gravity or g-force. The baseline acceleration at sea level is 9.81 m/s^2, or 1g.

An Alert1 fall detection button sitting on your dresser has an acceleration of 1g, or gravity. The accelerometers in your fall device measure the change in g-force. In free fall, an accelerometer records zero g-force. That is to say, there is no constant force gravity. When the fall alert button stops its free fall, the accelerometer stops moving and records the sudden difference in g-force.

Software algorithms in your fall detection button interpret this sudden change in g-force as a fall event. Once the fall is detected, the button triggers a call to the Alert1 Command Center. Alert1 buttons are tested to differentiate between a fall and everyday movements, to reduce false alarms.

Who Benefits from Automated Fall Detection Technology?

Who Benefits from Automated Fall Detection Technology?

Seniors who choose to continue living independently. They frequently make fall detection technology and a medical alert system part of their aging in place plan

Who Benefits from Automated Fall Detection Technology?

Younger adults and children who are at risk for fainting or unconsciousness regularly add a fall detection pendant to their medical alert system

Alert1’s medical alert systems have been protecting members aged 7 to 107, so give us a call if you have any questions about whether it is right for you

30 Day Refund Policy

30 Money Back on fall detection medical alert systems

Alert1 offers multiple payment plans so you can choose the service that best meets your needs for price and flexibility. Our members are never locked into a multi-year contract. You may cancel your service at any time, without any cancellation charges.

To qualify for a refund, new members must subscribe to an annual service plan, use the medical alert device to place a successful test call to the Command Center and return the device in its original condition within 30 days of initial purchase. Any pre-paid shipping, warranty and activation fees are non-refundable.

Alert1 Reviews

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My mom fell the other day and couldn't talk. Luckily, her fall detection pendant automatically called for help. Alert1 contacted our whole family about the situation and helped my mom within 15 minutes. I am so glad we got this system for her.

Emelia — MN 

Reviews

Quick and Successful
Clarence (Akron, OH)
The call was answered promptly. The response from the rescue squad was quick. Thed treatment was successful. All is well.
Posted on 9/28/2017
good job for emt
Eddie (New Rochelle, NY)
the ambulance was called and they were given the instructions of where the lock box for key was located and what the code was! Perfect!


Posted on 7/10/2017
life saving product
Kane (Wichita, KS)
Your quick response saved my uncle life. Thank you.


Posted on 7/10/2017
amazing response
Kim (Grenada Hills, CA)
The response from Alert1 was great. The responding people showed up very quickly for the "assist" call after my mom slipped off the seat of her walker and could not get up. She was not injured, she just couldn't get up due to her weight and artificial knees. Thanks Alert1 for your help and for being kind and caring!!!
Posted on 5/30/2017
great and amazing
Paul (Oak Hill, OH)
Great service. Really gave me peace of mind to leave Dad.
Posted on 5/30/2017
blessing in disguise
James (Lodi, CA)
We had dad's service for less than 1 week when he fell using his walker outside. The automatic fall detect worked perfectly as he made contact with you before he could even push the button. Dad ended up breaking his upper arm with 2 fractured ribs. He had surgery yesterday, and the doctors say everything looks good; especially for a 93-year-old man. We are very pleased with the technology, device, and call service.
Posted on 5/23/2017
great
CeCe (Evant, TX)
Mom fell and could not get up by herself so she pushed her wrist button and immediately someone answered her call and told to stay down until someone arrived. They then called family and 911. The ambulance was dispatched promptly. Thank you.
Posted on 5/23/2017
good product
Ralph (Lafayette,IN)
Have had it for about 3 weeks and so far it is working very well.
Posted on 5/23/2017
perfect for my 92yo mother
Ann (Tucson, AZ)
I bought this for my 92-year-old mom. She wears it every day and it gives her peace of mind. When we did the test, she smiled and said, "now I feel like there is someone with me all the time!" It really made me feel good and I know she can get help any time she needs it!
Posted on 5/23/2017
works A+
Beatrice (Scranton, PA)
I love my Alert1 System, recently fell and had to test it out for the first time. Because of the lock box that Alert1 included, I didn’t have to worry about my front door being damaged by the ems. They were able to get right in and help me up.
Posted on 4/18/2017