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    Responses to robberies and assaults are often delayed due to shock, injury, or confusion. My team and I wanted to create a system that would imme… Read More
    Responses to robberies and assaults are often delayed due to shock, injury, or confusion. My team and I wanted to create a system that would immediately notify your friends, or family if these cases were to ever occur. By notifying them, they are made aware of your current situation, rather than remaining ignorant until hours late into the night, or even the next day. Lanturn tracks your route as you head towards your destination and notifies your emergency contacts if something were to go wrong. If you diverge or stall on your suggested path, as in the case of an assault or robbery, Lanturn will ping you to see if you are okay. If you do not respond, Lanturn will send an SMS message with your last known location to your selected emergency contacts, who can then take further action on your behalf. Collaborators: Shyan Kashani, Elizabeth Kelley, Zachary Kline, Rajit Kinra, Mic Darakananda Read Less
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