21 09, 2016

BUDDY is Vivo Alert for Music Festivals

If you pay attention to the electronic dance music (EDM) scene then you may have heard some recent buzz about a service called BUDDY that will make festivals safer. BUDDY, a service based on Vivo Alert's technology, makes festivals safer by enabling the crowd to report when other attendees need help by texting a unique ID [...]

14 09, 2016

Where do you store your ICE information?

If you're like many folks, you enter contacts into your phone and put the abbreviation of ICE to indicate that the contact is In Case of Emergency. Then by habit you do something that nearly defeats the purpose of that last exercise; you then lock your phone so people can't actually can retrieve the ICE information [...]

13 09, 2016

Minimize risks when a workplace emergency occurs

Like any emergency, when an emergency occurs at the workplace it's important that the correct people are notified and information about the employee that needs care is provided as quickly as possible. Today it can take an eternity to get the information that is needed to both the people providing help and those that need [...]

12 09, 2016

2016 San Jose Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Vivo Alert is excited to announce that we are a sponsor of the 2016 Walk to End Alzheimer's. On October 8th we will have a table at the walk where we will be educating walkers on the benefits that Vivo Alert provides the families and persons dealing with Alzheimer's.  Please come out and support the [...]

11 09, 2016

Safety tips for people living with Diabetes | Medical ID

Whether someone is living with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes, it's crucial that they keep their blood sugar in check at all times. It's also crucial that a person living with diabetes is prepared and remembers the following safety tips: Keep blood sugar in check - This may seem obvious, but this should be [...]

8 09, 2016

Are your medications putting you at risk? | Helpful safety tips

If you're the average American, you likely take at least one prescription medication.  In fact, according to the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids, 70% of Americans take at least one prescription!  While most medications are prescribed to provide a benefit, there are those pesky side-effects that often come with them. Many prescription drugs, especially those related [...]

28 07, 2016

8 Ways to Make Your Workplace a Safer Place for Everyone.

When we spend eight to ten hours at the job, the place is no less than our second home. It is as important to make your workplace safer for everybody as it is keep your home safe. Workplace safety simply cannot be stressed enough. Constructing guidelines and norms around the work environment can not cover [...]

13 07, 2016

How to be safe playing Pokemon

Pokémon Go has become ultra popular very quickly. With the quick rise of this game, where a user walks around in real life to catch various characters there are a variety of safety issues that have come about.  People have been falling and running into things as well as there have been instances of people [...]

15 06, 2016

Join Vivo Alert at Dancin on the Avenue in Willow Glen

On Saturday, June 18th from 2pm to 8pm Vivo Alert will be displaying a booth at Dancin on the Avenue in Willow Glen. Come out and enjoy some free music along with food and wine. Vivo Alert will be handing out free memberships and candy! If you're not familiar with Dancin on the Avenue, it's [...]

2 02, 2016

Upgrade your emergency contact form

Did you know you can upgrade your emergency contact forms for your organization? Since we can remember the emergency contact form has been a piece of paper that people fill out with their emergency contact information incase they have an emergency. That form is then placed in a folder in some filing cabinet waiting to [...]