The Nimb free personal safety app lets you call out for help in an emergency. Your alert will reach your pre-selected trusted persons, first responders* or nearby Nimb Community members . It also pairs with the Nimb Ring, a smart ring with a panic button that provides discreet access to the app at the single touch of a button.
A companion app to the Nimb Ring, it syncs to your phone through Bluetooth® low energy technology. The app can also be used as a standalone solution with no additional hardware.
• Send emergency alerts to your pre-selected trusted persons, first responders* and nearby Nimb Community members;
• Flexible alert options. You decide in advance which groups to alert when in a stressful situation: one, two or all possible groups including 9-1-1*;
• Sending an alert to your trusted persons and Nimb Community members is free;
• Receive emergency alerts from your loved ones, friends and Nimb Community;
• Nimb Community members are people who happen to be near you, have the Nimb app installed and are willing to help others;
• Use Nimb Community tags and filters to personalize incoming and outgoing alerts, i.e., two people with shared interests are more likely to help each other, should one of them call for help;
• Send an alert signal to local PSAPs (9-1-1) through monitoring stations. A 24/7 operator shall receive your alert signal and route it to 9-1-1 services*;
• Communicate with the rescue team using a built-in emergency chat;
• Emergency alerts include your GPS location and a detailed profile with your name, photo and other personal information;
• Real-time location tracking when the alert is active. The alert sender and responders are visible on a map. Once the alert is closed, the app no longer tracks location. Tracking starts only after you send an alert. Nimb cannot track others when the alert isn’t active;
• Add your frequent places to your profile, e.g., where you live, work or study. This information will remain private unless it becomes vital in an emergency;
How it works
When facing a stressful situation, just swipe the red button on the main screen upwards to alert your trusted persons, nearby Nimb Community members or first responders*. You can also choose in advance whom you wish to alert by default so that your appointed responders would receive your location and profile information.
Nimb ring features
Use the Nimb Ring to send an alert discreetly without the need to reach out to your smartphone. Nimb Ring is a smart wearable device with a panic button. It’s available in two colors: classic white and stealth black.
Nimb Ring key features:
— Fast & easy access to the button;
— Battery life of up to two weeks;
— Hypoallergenic materials;
— Vibration & LED feedback;
— Two-way vibration alerts for your friends & family;
— Phone loss prevention;
— Anti-false alarm design.
*Requires an active subscription. Currently available only in the US. All states are covered.
**Features require cellular coverage with an active data plan and a working internet connection.
For more information about the Nimb Ring, visit www.nimb.com or see the Help section in the app.
• Minor bug fixes and performance improvements
Ratings and Reviews
I purchased a subscription and this ring. It arrived and worked for about 3 days. Then it wouldn’t work unless I went through and paired the ring to the app, which can only be done while the ring is on the charger. But now, a week after having the ring it won’t pair at all.
It’s not just an app!!!
The whole point of this app is NOT to call 911 like the prior review seems to think 🙄🙄
The point is that it works with a button on a ring !! BRILLIANT
Developer Response ,
My ring arrived today. It’s going back tomorrow. I am having NO END of trouble with the app. It locked up when I tried to add contacts. Froze. Had to delete the app and re download. Now all I get when I open it is a black screen. To expensive to be this frustrating. And it makes me wonder if the rest of it is as wonky.
- Neurocraft OOO
- 104.3 MB
Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
English, Hindi, Russian, Spanish, Turkish
- Age Rating
- Rated 4+
- This app may use your location even when it isn't open, which can decrease battery life.
- © 2015 Neurocraft Ltd.
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.