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Notes
All information about range and battery life is as reported by these companies and has not been verified by RatingLab.
"ASSA" is American Senior Safety Agency, VRI is Valued Relationships, Inc.
VRI has three pricing plans, and with the lowest monthly rate ($15) the customer must purchase the equipment for $175. Assuming the unit will be used at least 18 months, this is the best deal.
Top PickBrand & ModelOur RatingRangeRefunds (days)Initial CostMonthly costUser ratings
StarLifeStation Medical Alert System5-star400n/a$0$26-30[ratings id="118" results="true"]
StarPhillips Lifeline5-starVariesn/a$50-65$37-45[ratings id="116" results="true"]
VRI Medical Alert4-star250'-600'30$0-$50$30[ratings id="120" results="true"]
ADT Companion Service3-star300'none$150$33[ratings id="121" results="true"]
Rescue Alert Medical Alert System3-star600'30$0$28[ratings id="122" results="true"]
Senior Safety Medical Alert3-starn/a30$0$25[ratings id="123" results="true"]
Walgreens Ready Response3-star250'n/a$35$35[ratings id="117" results="true"]
Matrix Interactive Lifelink2-star100'30$289$0[ratings id="124" results="true"]
Life Alert Classic1-star150'n/a$200$50[ratings id="119" results="true"]