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 assigned to the attendee to a phone number provided by BUDDY. Information can be found on the wristbands provided to each attendee.

Follow the links below to read what others are saying about BUDDY:

http://pulseradio.net/articles/2016/09/11-incredibly-simple-steps-to-that-will-make-every-festival-safer

https://www.discodonniepresents.com/stay-safe-buddy-system