This project was awarded Bronze in the year 2021.
97% of UK women aged 18-24 had reported being sexually harassed in public spaces, along with one in three women feeling the need to take regular steps to protect themselves from sexual assault.
Nexus is a cutting-edge multi-functional safety bracelet & phone case with pairing app accompanied with drug-detecting straws and stirrers. This innovative solution integrates safety features into a single, convenient device.
The design embodies connectivity and unity, with a currency-inspired texture and a weaving pattern, symbolising the power of collective action. Together, we can create a safer world.
Nexus Ultimate Safety Bracelet and connecting app
• Pinch either side of bracelet to share location with personalised set up emergency contacts.
• Hold down front interface to call emergency services, share location with emergency contacts, emergency services and start a voice recording that would be saved on the app.
Nexus Ultimate Safety Phone case and connecting app
• Button around camera lens
• Heat & pressure sensitive
• Activates emergency services function when whole of interface is held down for 3-5 seconds
• Built in microphone, activated when emergency services are activated
• Location sharing button, press down once to activate
Nexus drug detecting straws and stirrers with connecting app
Nexus history of women fold out zine to come within package bundle - Timeline
Nexus ‘Tips and Tricks’ fold out zine to come within package bundle - Poster
Nexus ultimate safety bundle package
• Ultimate safety bracelet & Box
• Ultimate safety phone-case
• History of women zine
• Tips and tricks zine with tips and suggestions on best ways to keep safe
• Drug detecting straws and stirrers with paring app
• App with emergency contacts & location sharing abilities.