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Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) - Global Strategic Business Report

  • ID: 2255357
  • April 2015
  • Region: Global
  • 214 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) in US$ Million. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2014 through 2020. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.

Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based on public domain information including company URLs.

The report profiles 111 companies including many key and niche players such as -

- ADT Security Services, Inc.
- Aerotel Medical Systems
- AlertOne Services LLC
- Alert Response, LLC
- Appello

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PERSONAL EMERGENCY RESPONSE SYSTEMS (PERS)

A GLOBAL STRATEGIC BUSINESS REPORT

CONTENTS

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations
Disclaimers
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics
Product Definitions and Scope of Study

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW
Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS): A Prelude
Adoption of Social Care/Telecare across Countries
Current and Future Analysis

2. MARKET TRENDS, DRIVERS & ISSUES
Personal Emergency Response Systems
An Emerging Alternative to Residential Care
Preventive Care
The Ultimate Objective of Telecare Services
Sense of Safety
A Key Benefit of PERS
PERS & Integrated Wireless Technology
Devices with Two or More Technologies
Combining Wireless Technology and the Web
PERS Go Mobile
Outdoor Alarms Facilitate Mobility
mPERS
Expanding the Target Market for PERS
Integrated Apps versus Hardware mPERS Devices
Inherent Issues with mPERS Impacting their Demand
Technological Advancements
Addressing certain Issues with mPERS
Lack of Integrated Indoor and Outdoor Alarms
Technology Advancements: Efforts towards Enhanced User Experience
Speech-Triggered Alarms: Simplifying Usage
Ergonomics to Shape the Adoption of PERS in Future
PERS Call Centers Upgrade Offerings
Aging Population: The Fastest Growing Demographic
Demographic Stats
Unfurling the Market Potential
Table 1: Percentage of Population Aged 65 and Above Across EU27, the US, Japan, and World (1960-2020) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 2: Ageing (65+) Demographics as % of Total Population by Country (2000, 2011, 2020) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 3: Life Expectancy at Birth for Select Countries (2012) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Favorable Government Policies Drive Demand for Medical Alert Systems
Reimbursement Scenario Calls for Attention
Challenges Ahead
Lack of Awareness
Lack of Infrastructure Facilities
Lack of Standards and Interoperability

3. PRODUCT OVERVIEW
Telecare: An Introduction
Types of Telecare Devices
First Generation Telecare Devices
Second Generation Telecare Devices
Third Generation Telecare Devices
Evolution of Smartness in Telecare
What is PERS?
Types of PERS Systems
Emergency Alarms
Functions
Identification
Problems
PERS and Other Assistive Technology
Active and Passive PERS
Mobile Monitoring Devices

4. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS
Epic Safety Unveils Epic Alert PERS Solution
BioSensics Rolls Out ActivePERS™
Navigil Unveils Wearable Telecare Solution in the UK
Philips Unveils Cellular-Enabled GoSafe mPERS Device
Lively Telecare Launches Smart Watch-Flavored PERS
Chubb Community Care Unveils CareUnity® Telehealth
Ascom Launches teleCARE IP Emergency Call Systems in the US
Ascom Launches teleCARE IP Emergency Call Systems in Canada
Philips Lifeline Launches HomeSafe Cellular PERS
LogicMark Launches CaretakerSentry PERS Solution
Nationwide Launches Mobile PERS
Securus Unveils Mobile PERS
MobileHelp® Unveils DUO Mobile-PERS
Centra Pulse Unveils Telecare Watch in the UK
Coventry City Council to Launch Telecare Service in a Hi-tech Living Room
AT&T Unveils Mobile PERS
Essence Launches its Next Generation PERS
CCG Unveils Telecare Initiative
AT&T Launches Mobile Emergency Response System
Chubb Community Care Introduces CareUnity
Tunstall to Launch Innovative Supported Living System
Texas Instruments Launches CC1125 Sub-1 GHz RF Transceiver for Wireless Social Alarms

5. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY
Lively Commences Shipping of New Safety Watch
Doro to Take Over CareTech
Numerex® to Take Over Omnilink®
Telecel Zimbabwe Establishes Partnership with GTel on Telecare
CareTech Selects Maingate's M2M Connectivity Services
Hanover Housing Association Inks Agreement with Tunstall
Legrand Acquires Tynetec
Tunstall Collaborates with Numera to Distribute Mobile PERS
O2 to Terminate Selling Telecare & Telehealth in the UK
Hertfordshire County Council Partners with Tunstall
Bosch Telehealth and Bosch Care Solutions Merge with Robert Bosch Healthcare

6. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS
ADT Security Services, Inc. (US)
Aerotel Medical Systems (Israel)
AlertOne Services LLC (US)
Alert Response, LLC (US)
Appello (UK)
Bay Alarm Medical (US)
Chubb Community Care (UK)
Connect America Medical Alarm Company (US)
Galaxy Medical Alert Systems, Ltd. (Canada)
Healthcom, Inc. (US)
Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V. (The Netherlands)
Life Alert Emergency Response, Inc. (US)
LogicMark, LLC (US)
Ningbo Hi-Tech Park Jabo Electronics Co., Ltd. (China)
Rescue Alert (US)
TeleAlarm SA (Switzerland)
Tunstall Healthcare Group (UK)
Tynetec Ltd. (UK)
VRI, Inc. (US)

7. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE
Table 4: World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) by Geographic Region/Country
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 5: World Historic Review for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) by Geographic Region/Country
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 6: World 14-Year Perspective for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) by Geographic Region/Country
Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World Markets for Years 2007, 2015 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES
A.Market Analysis
PERS Market on a Growth Trajectory
A Snapshot of American PERS Market Opportunity
Bright Future on the Cards
Aging Population
A Key Driving Factor
Table 7: Population of the US (2010, 2030 & 2050): Percentage Breakdown by Age Groups
Under 18, 18-64 years & 65+ years (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
PERS to Become an Integral Part of Aging-in-Place Solutions
Advanced Technologies to Foster Adoption
mPERS: Transforming Elderly Care Provision
mPERS Drive Growth of PERS Service Market
New Players Venture into PERS Market
Service Bundling
A Likely Trend in Future
New Routes of User Acquisition Gain Traction
A Few Stumbling Blocks
Product Launches
Strategic Corporate Developments
Select Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 8: The US Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Market
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 9: The US Historic Review for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Market
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

2. CANADA
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Product/Service Launches
Galaxy Medical Alert Systems, Ltd.
A Key PERS Player in Canada
B.Market Analytics
Table 10: Canadian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Market
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 11: Canadian Historic Review for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Market
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

3. JAPAN
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
PERS Market
An Overview
B.Market Analytics
Table 12: Japanese Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Market
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 13: Japanese Historic Review for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Market
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

4. EUROPE
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Connected Care
Gaining Prominence in Europe
PERS Market Bodes Healthy Prospects
High Costs of Telecare Equipment Dampen Growth
Increasing Competition Typifies Next-Generation Telecare Market
B.Market Analytics
Table 14: European Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) by Geographic Region/Country
France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 15: European Historic Review for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) by Geographic Region/ Country
France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 16: European 14-Year Perspective for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) by Geographic Region/ Country
Percentage Breakdown of Revenues for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2007, 2015 and 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4a. FRANCE
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
A Snapshot of French PERS Sector
Lack of Awareness and Varying Reimbursement Practices Hinder Growth
B.Market Analytics
Table 17: French Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Market
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 18: French Historic Review for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Market
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4b. GERMANY
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
A Snapshot of German PERS Market
Reimbursement Scenario
Self-Pay Hinders Extensive Uptake of Telecare Solutions
Vitaphone GmbH
A Key Player
B.Market Analytics
Table 19: German Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Market
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 20: German Historic Review for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Market
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4c. ITALY
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Challenges Faced
B.Market Analytics
Table 21: Italian Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Market
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 22: Italian Historic Review for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Market
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Telecare and Elderly Population Requirements
An Overview
Telecare in the UK
Market Overview
Market Drivers and Barriers
Positive Factors
Negative Factors
Regulatory Scenario
Product Launches
Strategic Corporate Developments
Select Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 23: The UK Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Market
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 24: The UK Historic Review for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Market
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4e. SPAIN
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Factors Driving Growth of Tele-Alarm Market
Factors Acting as Market Barriers
B.Market Analytics
Table 25: Spanish Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Market
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 26: Spanish Historic Review for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Market
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
4f. REST OF EUROPE
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Overview of Select Markets in the Region
Denmark
Finland
Hungary
Ireland
Poland
Slovenia
Sweden
The Netherlands
Product Launches
Strategic Corporate Development
Select Players
B.Market Analytics
Table 27: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Market
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 28: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Market
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

5. ASIA-PACIFIC
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Overview of Select Markets in the Region
China
Market for Telehealth, Telecare, and Telemonitoring Looks Up
Empty Nesters Drive Demand for PERS
Huge Mobile Market Offers Tremendous Prospects for Telecare
Taiwan
An Overview of the Taiwanese PERS Market
B.Market Analytics
Table 29: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Market
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 30: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Market
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

6. REST OF WORLD
A.Market Analysis
Current and Future Analysis
Product Launch
Strategic Corporate Development
Aerotel Medical Systems (Israel)
A Key Player
B.Market Analytics
Table 31: Rest of World Recent Past, Current and Future Analysis for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Market
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2014 through 2020 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)
Table 32: Rest of World Historic Review for Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) Market
Analyzed with Annual Revenue Figures in US$ Million for Years 2007 through 2013 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart)

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 111 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 117)

The United States (57)
Canada (10)
Europe (27)
- France (2)
- The United Kingdom (17)
- Rest of Europe (8)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (19)
Africa (1)
Middle East (3)

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