Flare (formerly Busby) app info
Join the leading safety community trusted by the worlds biggest brands such as Deliveroo, Tier, British Triathlon and more. Proud to protect people in over 125 countries.
Enhance your safety. Have fun whilst knowing you’re protected through the award-winning personal safety app, Flare.
Whether you’re on your travels, at a festival with friends or on a night out, Flare has you’re back! Join thousands of users who are protecting themselves from dangerous situations such as, spiking and harassment.
4 ways Flare keeps you safe and protected:
SOS: Send out an SOS if you feel threatened or unsafe at any given moment. This sends your live location link to your emergency contacts, using What3words, enabling help can be found efficiently.
Group Safe: Be part of a group and share your live location with each other in case one of you were to become vulnerable. Suitable for evenings and nights out.
Incident Detection: Flare can recognise and detect if you have been involved in an accident. Flare will give you 30 seconds to respond – if no response is detected your emergency contacts will be notified of your live location ensuring a quick response time
Hazards: Flare automatically warns you if a reported hazard is approaching, allowing you to navigate potholes, ice, debris and more quickly and safely. You can also quickly report hazards to the wider community too and help improve safety in your area.
Flare’s unique incident detection algorithm is the most accurate in the world with an industry-leading accuracy rate of 99.99%. Over 100 million data points have been collected in danger zones, near-misses, and incident hotspots across over 125 countries.
SmartStart automatically turns Flare on in the background when you’re active and out of your safe zone, so you don’t have to worry about launching the app each time. This means you are always protected!
Rewards: Get rewarded for being safe through Sweatcoin, a new type of currency. After completing each activity, you’ll be rewarded with Sweatcoins depending upon your time and distance covered. You’re able to convert your Sweatcoins through the Flare Marketplace place in exchange for exclusive offers, discounts and rewards!
Want more? Flare Premium:
Add additional emergency contacts and earn double the amount of Sweatcoins for each activity for less than a cup of coffee a month!
So, what are you waiting for? Download today!
These are also accessible through the settings page in the app.