In the top left of your screen, you will see the hamburger menu icon. Press this to access your Duress App menu bar.
Select ‘Welfare Timer’ from the menu.
Set the welfare timer by selecting one of the preset times on the screen, or press the ‘custom time’ at bottom of the screen to set your own length.
Timer will immediately pin point your GPS location and start the countdown.
Declare an emergency at any time while using the timer by sliding the slider. An emergency will also declare if time runs out and you do not respond.
Once your timer runs out? When time is low, a warning sound will alert you to prompt you to either extend the time or cancel timer if you are now safe. Your phone will alert you at 1 minute, 30 seconds and start the countdown at 10 seconds. Extend Time? Press ‘Extend Time’ button and choose time to add or a custom time. Safe Now? Press ‘Finish Timer’ to cancel countdown once you feel safe.