Cable & Telecom

Telus Health’s emergency response service now available on Apple Watch

VANCOUVER — Telus Health announced today its LivingWell Companion personal emergency response service is now available on Apple Watch. The new Telus Health Companion on Apple Watch combines LivingWell Companion’s 24/7 emergency monitoring service with Apple Watch’s fall detection and location-sharing capabilities to provide emergency response to users like seniors who have taken a hard fall. Trained operators at Telus Health’s central monitoring station will immediately contact the customer to confirm the emergency, and then alert the customer’s designated emergency contacts and, if needed, dispatch emergency support. Customers with an Apple Watch Series 4 or later can add the Telus...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.