OnMobile introduces Help Me on Mobile, a personal safety app with panic alarms and location tracking

A BSE listed OnMobile, one of the telecom VAS service provider has come out with their new app to target personal safety needs of kids, women and senior citizens.

The Android based app ‘Help Me on Mobile’ will provide a 24×7 mobile assistance for women, children, young adults and senior citizens in reporting any threat and calling for help during medical emergencies. With inbuilt services like ‘I am Here’ and ‘I need Help’, users can get assistance in tracking location, sending panic alerts to chosen family and friends, trigger off panic alarms and more.

“Help Me on Mobile is a dynamic move to reinvent our product strategy and align it closely with changing consumer needs. We would like to chart OnMobile’s next growth phase by basing it on services that puts the consumer in the forefront and helps build a robust ecosystem,”, said  Mouli Raman, OnMobile Co – Founder and CEO.

Help Me on Mobile is currently available for the Android platform and will, in time, be available on both Symbian and Java platforms and can users can select a maximum of 5 guardians to get notified in need of help.

OnMobile is coming from good background of app development, leveraging cloud and GPS for mobile from its earlier products such as OnSecure which makes the development of the new app a bit easier with under area of application.

Based in Bangalore, OnMobile is having services in more than 59 countries globally with over 1800 employees worldwide. Also, recently OnMobile acquired Livewire Mobile for $17.8 million.