Personal Emergency Reporting System Transmitters Recalled

Published 06/20 2014 11:27AM

Updated 06/20 2014 11:28AM

About 175,000 linear personal emergency reporting system transmitters (PERS) are being recalled, because the batteries used in the transmitters can fail to emit a low battery warning.

That means users think it's working when it may not be. The PERS transmitters can be worn around the neck, on the wrist, or as a belt clip.

You can find out if your unit is being recalled and to get a free replacement here:

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