Life Alert ® is a Personal Emergency Response and Home Medical Alert System company that saves lives from catastrophic outcomes, using a unique technology to provide superior home audio monitoring protection. Founded in 1987, Life Alert ® provides its service to members nationwide. The company employs over 600 people, all in the United States.
The company’s service solves a major home security issue. Life Alert’s protection helps people to live at home with independence and comfort, living their lives the way they want to, with a feeling of safety and peace of mind.
Life Alert ® handles over two million calls a year, and on average saves at least one life from a potential catastrophic* outcome every 11 minutes (over 44,900 in 2018). In Life Alert’s Monitoring Center, the size of its emergency staff per member is 200% greater than a traditional security company.