Once-banned Vigilante app now warns of nearby emergencies
The newly renamed Citizen app promises safety through transparency.
Swedish Ambulances can hijack your in-car tunes during emergencies
Sweden wants to be sure that you're always aware of emergency vehicles.
Google's Trusted Contacts app lets people know you're safe
It's like Find My Friends but better.
Wireless Emergency Alerts are about to get more detailed
The FCC voted to expand the WEA system, including the establishment of a new class of alerts.
BMW has the first smart emergency system for motorcycles
It's effectively OnStar for two-wheelers.
DJI will supply drones for European emergency missions
The drone maker wants to help set best practices for first responders.
Drone pilots sign up in droves to fly during emergencies
Nearly a fifth of FAA drone exemptions are for people who want to fly in a crisis.
Pee-powered socks generate emergency electricity
Just pray they don't spring a leak.