Why is the iER app free to use?

Why is the iER app free to use?

The iER app is a free emergency application that can be downloaded on any smart device. It gives the user peace of mind by offering a no-cost solution for emergencies. The App is a panic button that  can be used in a variety of situations to ensure that the proper response team is sent to […]

Three dangers lurking in your home

Three dangers lurking in your home

One’s home is expected to be a safe haven, away from the perceived dangers of the outside world. So, it may be upsetting to know that there are potential dangers that may be lurking inside your home. Everyday objects could contain hazardous chemicals, such as lead, mercury, arsenic and PCBs that endanger you and your […]

Ambulance or Uber?

Ambulance or Uber?

There has been quite a bit of controversy over the last few years regarding the performance of certain medical emergency transport companies. Patients have complained of the tardiness of EMS workers, and in some instances, the ambulance or means of emergency transport doesn’t show up altogether, which could be the difference between life and death […]

Preventable emergencies over Easter

Preventable emergencies over Easter

In South Africa, Easter Weekend is notorious for its high road accident death toll. Many people choose to go away on holiday for the long Easter weekend, and as the weather changes from summer to rainier days in certain areas, the traffic becomes heavier and the roads fuller and more dangerous. How do you stay […]

Why you should create a group on the iER

Why you should create a group on the iER

On the iER App, you can create groups for family, friends and neighbourhood watches so that you can distribute important information and communicate quickly to a large group of people. Communication is key when it comes to having a safety net available. Sharing information about dangerous areas, or trends in the world of crime could […]

The IER Network

The IER Network

The iER service is a fairly new, yet exciting concept in South Africa. Many people have shown interest in the network, as iER is South Africa’s only dedicated emergency response and disaster management network. What exactly does that mean? Well, the network is comprised of a database of 1000’s of rescue and security personnel ready […]

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