• Apple Watch Fall Detection Is Triggering False Emergencies During Skiing

    10 days ago - By Ubergizmo

    One of the features of the Apple Watch Series 4 is the ability to detect falls. The feature seems to be aimed at the elderly who might sometimes slip and fall, like in the shower, and are unable to get up in which the Apple Watch will then be able to help them make an emergency call. However it seems that the feature is accidentally triggering false emergency calls at ski areas. According to a report from CBS Denver , it appears that emergency dispatch centers at ski resort towns in Colorado are expressing their frustration at how they are receiving false reports due the feature being...
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