Everbridge, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVBG), the global leader in critical event management and enterprise safety software applications to help keep people safe and businesses running, today announced a partnership with RiskBand, a leading provider of wearable, live-monitored safety devices for organizations and their workers. The alliance is part of Everbridge’s strategy to reach the broadest set of workers, including those that may not always have ready access to a mobile phone, such as a hospitality employee, in-home healthcare provider, or lone worker in the field. With the additional modality and simple access of the RiskBand wearable device, Everbridge is expanding its addressable market for protecting employees regardless of their physical location, whether inside the office, working remotely, or traveling the globe.
“RiskBand provides Spinx with a state-of-the-art emergency alerting, employee safety device that assists in improving communications, situational awareness and emergency response in a way I have never seen before. Since implementation, Spinx has experienced multiple emergencies in which RiskBand has proven, initiating and deploying fast, appropriate emergency response, and delivering referenceable alert data for post incident review. RiskBand has proven extremely valuable in providing peace of mind to the employees, which has also helped with employee retention.”
“The safety and security of the workforce at Spinx remains my number one priority. I highly recommend RiskBand’s services as an added layer of communications and response to any type of convenience store, gas station, or retail operation.”