This App is a one-stop platform providing useful information on safeguarding life and property in daily lives and while travelling, including:
instant updates of Outbound Travel Alerts;
commonly used travel phrases and vocabularies in 20 languages (with auto speech function) that cover situations from daily life to emergency to facilitate users' communication with locals during travel;
contact information of Chinese Embassies and Consulates;
“Hiker Tracking Service” enables the App to temporarily record and track the user's location using GPS for the next 24 hours after registering with their mobile phone numbers. This function can facilitate rescue operation in case the hikers lose their ways or go missing 1 ;
The App supports English, Traditional Chinese and Simplified Chinese. Please download the App at Google Play, Huawei AppGallery or Apple App Store.
The system requirements of “Safeguard HK” mobile application are -
Operating System : Android 7.0 or above, EMUI 10 or above, Harmony OS 2 or above, iOS 12.0 or above ;
Network : Internet access through WiFi or mobile data network ;
Language : English, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese
1 Hiker Tracking Service is developed and owned by the Communications Association of Hong Kong.