This Smart Jewelry Is Designed To Protect Women From Sexual Assault
After the brutal rape and death of Indian woman Jyoti Singh, tech company Leaf Wearables created jewelry that could send out alerts.By Melissa Prax | March 3, 2016
While the world watched India after Jyoti Singh was brutally raped in New Delhi and later died, five businessman hatched an idea: a plan to keep Indian women safe through a piece of tech-infused jewelry that works with an app on your phone.
The company has also sold jewelry to women in Turkey and hopes to continue expanding globally.
The device, coined SAFER, is embedded in various wearables, like necklaces, key chains and bracelets.