About 175, 000 linear “Personal Emergency Reporting System Transmitters” are being recalled because the batteries used in the transmitters can fail to emit a low battery warning.
And that means users think it’s working when it may not be.
The “Pers” transmitters can be worn around the neck, on the wrist, or as a belt clip.
You can log on here to see if your unit is recalled.
You may be able to get a free replacement.