SecuraTrac is a Winner of Today’s Caregiver Magazine’s 2012 Caregiver Friendly® Award

Hermosa Beach, CA, June 21, 2012 --( SecuraTrac announced today that Today’s Caregiver, the first national magazine for all family and professional caregivers, and have chosen it as a 2012 Caregiver Friendly® Award recipient. The Caregiver Friendly® Awards are designed to celebrate products, services, books and media created with the needs of caregivers in mind.

SecuraTrac has developed several technologies caregivers can use to provide 24-7 monitoring to their patients delivering a higher level of care and peace-of-mind. LifeTrac® ( is SecuraTrac’s mobile safety and location alert solution designed specifically for seniors. Paired with a small and portable 2.5-ounce device called the MobileProtectorTM that functions as a GPS locator and limited function cell phone, the LifeTrac® solution provides motion detection and inactivity alerts, speed alerts and location alerts when SecuraFences (virtual borders created by the account holder) are crossed. The MobileProtectorTM device also features a pre-programmed 911 button and 3 other programmable speed dial buttons for effortless, quick connections to family, caregivers, and physicians. LifeTrac® provides trusted safety for seniors anytime, anywhere finally un-tethering them from devices that kept them homebound in the past.

Additionally, SecuraTrac’s SecuraFone® app ( can be used by caregivers to monitor a patient’s location and patients can use the app to quickly send and SOS message if they find themselves in an emergency situation. SecuraFone® automatically tracks and reports locations with more than 6 alert types including: speed, SOS, and SecuraFence alerts. SecuraFone® is available in a free basic version with the option to upgrade for additional features with an $8.99 monthly fee. SecuraFone® can be downloaded by visiting the SecuraFone website or through your mobile device’s app store. A SecuraFone application is also being developed for Blackberry and Windows Mobile devices.

“The average caregiver is responsible for over $40,000 in health related expenditures each year, in either personal or directed funds,” says Gary Barg, Today’s Caregiver magazine’s Editor-in-Chief. “This award is designed to help family caregivers recognize and reward those organizations who will care for them in as committed a manner as they care for their loved ones.”

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About SecuraTrac:
SecuraTrac® develops, markets, and sells a suite of mobile health and safety solutions. SecuraTrac® is dedicated to bringing families closer together and improving employee safety through GPS location based technology and state-of-the-art, easy-to-use websites. SecuraTrac’s SecuraPAL® Guardian solution for children is the recipient of The National Parenting Center Seal of Approval, and their LifeTrac® MobileProtectorTM solution for seniors was nominated for Frost & Sullivan’s Best Practices Awards for Excellence in Mobile & Wireless Communication Technology. SecuraTrac® has also developed an award-winning GPS safety app, SecuraFone®, for Android® and iPhone® platforms as well as a free, life-saving service called SecuraChild™ that leverages crowd sourcing and social media to broadcast and accelerate the location of missing children. The company is headquartered in Hermosa Beach, CA. For more information please visit

About The Caregiver Friendly Awards:
Caregiver Friendly® Awards are presented by Today’s Caregiver magazine to celebrate outstanding books, media, products and services designed with the best interest of the family caregiver in mind. Today's Caregiver magazine, launched in 1995, is published by Caregiver Media Group, which also produces the Fearless Caregiver Conferences, and The Fearless Caregiver book which teaches caregivers how to become their loved one’s fearless advocates within the healthcare system.
Laura Baumgartner