SiriusXM and emergency tech agency RapidSOS are partnering to supply first responders additional information inside the event of a vehicle crash, the companies launched proper this second. SiriusXM experience that connects drivers to speak with 911 dispatchers is already part of 10 million automobiles in North America, primarily based on a press launch. With RapidSOS, 911 dispatchers will now get necessary crash information with out having to speak with automotive occupants.
Uber, Waze and totally different corporations have moreover partnered with RapidSOS to share prospects’ areas and crash information with 911 dispatchers. Under the SiriusXM/RapidSOS partnership, first responders will get hold of prospects’ areas along with a top level view of the automotive, whether or not or not airbags have been deployed, crash have an effect on information, the number of of us inside the automotive and name information of occupants. RapidSOS clients with linked accounts may even choose to share very important medical information. All information will probably be despatched “securely and with particular person consent,” primarily based on the assertion.