Signal Aid is an emergency beacon for elderly and disabled people stuck in unpowered buildings. It provides a simple standardized means of communication when the grid is out. Result of field research on Hurricane Sandy in the Brooklyn and Rockaways neighborhoods of NYC.
 
(Functional prototype. Acrylic, ABS.) Fall 2014
Rear view showing winow suction mount and solar panel.
When the ring glows red, Signal Aid is charging.  
Signal Aid | Emergency Beacon
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