Every year 8th March is celebrated as International Women’s day around the globe. The celebration is a way to thank women for making this world a better place to live in through their valuable contributions. The day is celebrated to mark the social, economical, political, and cultural achievements of women. However, on one side we talk about the accomplishments made by women, it is also notably true that the crimes against women have also surged by huge numbers. The number of crimes such as rape, female foeticide, molestation, kidnapping, are disrupting the progression of Women in society. In light of the rising crimes against women, we bring to you the top 10 women safety apps that could obviate you from being a victim of such crimes.
1. My Safetipin – Women Safety Apps
Safetipin is one of the best options when it comes to women’s safety apps. The primary function of the app is to find the easiest and the safest route to an entered location. There are as many as 9 parameters that are taken into consideration before validating a route. These parameters include openness of the route, lighting, visibility, number of people, security, walk path, public transport, gender usage, and feeling. It also enables you to share your location with your loved ones. they will receive an alert if you travel in a low safety score area.
- Available on: Android, iOS.
bSafe is an all-in-one women’s safety app. bSafe is recognized as the most reliant personal safety app. It works in such a way that it sends SOS alarms to the contacts previously selected by you. It shares your exact location and also audio-video of the surrounding areas. bSafe also enables the user to set an alarm timer that automatically sends an alarm to your family and friends if you fail to reach any destination within time and turn off the alarm. The app also has a fake call feature that automatically rings your phone at the time of emergency and simultaneously sends notifications with a siren to your loved ones.
- Available on: Android, iOS
3. Shake2Safety Women Safety apps
It is the easiest app to use while in an emergency. As the name suggests the user just has to shake their smartphone or press the power button 4 times to send an SOS alert through text message or call to selected numbers. The app sends your location along with the call or text alert to your family members. The app also works without an internet connection. With the app, you can also record a video for 4 seconds before sending an alert.
- Available on: Android.