Provide safety, security, and rescue to lost and injured hikers through automation and robotics
Survey, Usability Test, Focus Group, Persona, Ideation Board, Journey Map, Empathy Map, Site Map, Sketching, Lo-Fi Prototype, Remote Usability
Dry-Erase Board, Paper, Pencils, Illustrator, Keynote, Photoshop, Invision, Adobe Reader, Android Phone
Researcher, Interviewer, Presentation Designer, Lo-Fi Prototype Designer, Analysis & Testing
Hike safe provides safety, security, and rescue to lost and injured hikers through automation and robotics.
A typical search and rescue operation takes an average 9 hours before a person is found. With an average cost of $1700 per hour on helicopters Search and Rescue operations add up to hundreds of millions of Tax payer dollars per year alone. The wilderness is vast ,massive, and often unpredictable and locating people can easily become an arduous task even for the most experience SAR Rangers. With HikeSafe we seek to reduce Search and Rescue response time, with the goal of saving more lives
Reduce response time to lost or injured hikers
Deliver immediate first aid for most common injury cases
Expedite Search and Rescue (SAR) operations through automated robotic systems
Immediate feedback on hikers whereabouts and health status giving Search and Rescue officers a clear understanding of the rescue situation
Reduce SAR cost and increase effectiveness of SAR operations.