26 May 2010 Broader Global Reach for the TWIG Protector
Safety device gains new bands, new markets, new applications
TWIG Mobile Telematics, a business of GeoSentric Plc, today announces availability of TWIG Protector personal safety device with 4-band GSM cellular connectivity.
Effective immediately, new orders of the TWIG Protector are delivered with 850/900/1800/1900 MHz GSM bands, providing now full operational capability in GSM networks in Americas as well as EMEA and Asia-Pacific.
Pursuant to this latest TWIG Protector product development, new market opportunities in USA, Canada and Latin America are being developed together with sales partners.
The next major addition to the TWIG Protector product range will be the launch of an ATEX –compliant version for use in explosion hazardous environments, planned to be available this summer.
TWIG Protector -products are used in a variety of personal safety applications, ranging from lone worker protection to social alarms.
“Catering now also to the North American and Latin American markets is an important step in our roadmap to be a leading provider of specialty mobile safety solutions”, said Mr Jouko Laine, Director Products of GeoSentric Plc’s TWIG business unit.
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About TWIG and GeoSentric Plc:
TWIG is a brand of GeoSentric Plc., a developer of location-based technologies, delivering products and services that connect people to places and networks. TWIG mobile telematics (www.twigworld.com) provide care and control solutions for saving lives, securing assets and improving field management. TWIG safety phones and tracking devices combine GPS location with mobile communication, integrating with TWIG and third party tracking and tracing software.