How Technology Can Keep You Safe

How Technology Can Keep You Safe

The following is a contribution from another author.

The world is a beautiful place, but there are also many dangers out there that you need to be aware of. No matter whether it’s big or small, it’s always wise to make sure you’re one step ahead of taking precautions to ensure that you are safe. The last thing you want is to live in a constant state of worry.

As you know, technology is becoming more and more advanced, and every year we are gifted with new and improved tech that makes our lives easier and safer. If you’re not too sure of what’s available, it’s a good idea to have a look at the latest technology. You may not be that tech-savvy, but times are changing and the last thing you want is to be left behind while everyone else advances.

Here are a few examples of how technology can keep you safe.


Regardless of whether you’re at home or in the office, a great thing to keep any bad guys away is to install security cameras. Not only do they deter burglars immediately, but if they are stupid enough to continue their plan to break in or steal from you, you then have the evidence you need for the police to find them and have them arrested.


There are many systems out there that are now able to send you notifications of what is going on, no matter where you are. If something has detected a motion or an alarm has gone off, you will be sent a notification to your phone or tablet to let you know what has happened. This means you have more control, even when you leave your home alone, making you a little more secure because you know exactly what’s going on at all times.


Many of the latest cars now have a new feature put in place that alerts you if you are going over the lines by beeping. It could be for any reason, like being distracted and not focusing on the road, or even getting tired. This feature is a helpful reminder to keep you safe and keep your eyes on the road. There are also sensors that alert you if something jumps out in front of your car.

Those are just a few of the new technologies that can keep you safe. The next time you make a purchase, research some of the latest safety features that have made their way to the market. It’s worth spending a little more money if it means you can sleep better at night.


Eric is the creator of At Home in the Future and has been a passionate fan of the future since he was seven. He's a web developer by trade, and serves as the Director of Communication and Technology for a large church in Nashville, TN (where he and his family are building a high tech home in the woods).


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