TWICE has announced that Umbrella is the winners of this year’s Picks Awards, the brands’ annual program honoring the best and most influential consumer technology that was at CES 2022 or introduced in 2021. The Picks Awards recognize the “Best and Most Influential Consumer Technology” presented at CES 2022 by TWICE, Residential Systems and TechRadar Pro.
Umbrella mPERS is the world’s first 5G-enabled mobile personal emergency response system. The ultra-small and discreet device is suitable for a variety of personal safety and care settings, from senior care to lone worker scenarios. Key features include built-in fall detection, real-time activity monitoring, two-way voice capabilities, and panic detection to alert guardians and caregivers in case of emergency.
“Umbrella harnesses the latest 5G and mobile PERS technology to enable security and care providers to provide users with Peace of Mind and greater protection from current and emergent threats,” said Ohad Amir, CTO of Essence Group. “Its advanced capabilities enable users and their families to continue living their daily lives with the assurance they remain protected both at home or on the go. The industry-leading small and discrete form factor means that it can be used in a wide variety of situations – senior care, lone workers, child safety and many others”