Safety Pin

Jessica Tran

Safety Pin is a GPS locating device that allows parents of young children to locate their child in an urban area.


Parents of young children may know the struggle of losing their child in an urban area and while most parents will search frantically. There are alternative ways to reduce this anxiety, this means the users who need this technology the most, are parents with young children living in an urban area.


The goals of the design is to eliminate the amount of anxieties that parents have when going to an urban area with their children and to eliminate the negative connotations of GPS locations.


Safety Pin is a GPS device and app systems that alerts the user before the child leaves the limit range. This way the users can be well equipped with the knowledge of how to navigate quickly and effectively without causing a scene.