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Product Safety Tracking Apps

'Whystle' Keeps Users Informed of Recalls, Alerts and More

— May 19, 2018 — Tech
Keeping track of all the various products in your home in terms of recalls and safety can be nearly impossible, so 'Whystle' has been introduced as a solution for consumers to ensure they stay informed.

The platform works by enabling users to input various information about themselves, their family and their lifestyle to get instant alerts regarding products that have been flagged. This ensures that parents never miss an important recall or warning on a children's product, while also knowing if there has been a potential outbreak of illness related to a certain kind of food.

The 'Whystle' app was co-founded by Lauren Bell, a former federal prosecutor, to keep parents, families and individuals safe from potential product hazards.
Trend Themes
1. Product Safety Tracking - Apps like 'Whystle' are disrupting traditional methods of safety tracking by allowing users to input their personal information and receive instant alerts about product recalls and safety warnings.
2. Personalized Safety Alerts - Apps that allow users to input their personal lifestyle information are creating a new avenue for providing personalized safety information and alerts.
3. Preventative Safety Measures - Safety tracking apps are encouraging users to be more proactive about product safety by providing up-to-date information and alerts about recalls and potential hazards.
Industry Implications
1. Consumer Goods - As consumer demand for product safety and awareness increases, the consumer goods industry can use safety tracking apps like 'Whystle' to enhance their brand reputation and build trust with consumers.
2. Healthcare - The healthcare industry can benefit from safety tracking apps like 'Whystle' by using them to prevent and manage outbreaks of illness related to food and other products.
3. Legal Services - Legal professionals can use safety tracking apps like 'Whystle' to stay informed about recalls and potential hazards that may lead to legal action or liability issues for their clients.
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