This tag is associated with 2 posts

GPS watch keeping vulnerable safe in Surrey

Technology pioneered by the US military during the Cold War is keeping vulnerable people in Surrey safe. GPS, now widely found in car sat navs and aircraft, is being used to stop people with dementia getting lost. A watch is being trialled with a built-in tracking system that allows the wearer’s location to be accurately … Continue reading

Free smoke alarms for 1,200 vulnerable people

More than 1,200 vulnerable people in Surrey have been handed free smoke alarms in a drive to help keep them safe in their own homes. The fire detectors have been fitted in homes in under a year as part of a joint initiative between Surrey County Council and Surrey Fire and Rescue Service. Those who … Continue reading

Information on Coronavirus in Surrey


Enter your email address to receive new releases by email.

Contact a local councillor