The application entails a few basic features in order to cater for emergencies that a user might have.
The main feature of the application is where the user can record a phrase/ word before hand, the app's microphone will then listen for this word/ phrase and when the app recognizes this phrase it sends an emergency sms/ whatsapp to contacts pre-selected by the user with their current location. The app should also send a live location on Whatsapp.
Second function should the app should access the users location and show all the nearby shelters where the user can go to.
Third feature is where a user can give tip offs etc. on a contact form.