Madad is an assistive technology solution that consists of an IOS application to display announcements around deaf people as sign language videos and to communicate with safety officers in case of emergencies. It is integrated with a wearable device that analyses normal and emergency announcements that alerts the deaf through tactile stimuli like vibrations.
it is developed by Beyond Barriers team as a solution to the challenge presented by Mada’s Assistive technology (AT) track during the CodeCamp competition which took place during QITCOM 2019.
1. Announcement Interpretation – Notifying users about any announcement in an outdoor setting.
2. KYS (Know Your Surrounding)- Enabling users to be aware of their surroundings
3. SOS Service- communicating with monitoring team in case of emergencies