Latest News on Facebook Safety Check
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Jul 03, 2019
Mumbai Rains: Facebook activates its Safety Check feature amid heavy rainfallThe Facebook users present in the affected area can mark themselves as "safe" to inform people that they are okay.
Sep 11, 2018
Facebook Lite users now have access to Community Help tools in event of a crisisUntil now, Facebook Lite only had access to Safety Check and not other crisis tools.
Nov 09, 2017
Facebook partners with NDMA and SEEDS to offer 'Disaster Maps' in India; to help respond effectively during natural disastersThe US-based firm will offer disaster maps data that illustrate aspects like peoples movement and concentration of Facebook users in the given area before and after a calamity.
Nov 01, 2017
Facebook activates safety check feature in the United States following a terror attack in New YorkFacebook saw enough reasons to make 'Safety Check' a fixture of its site as natural disasters, terrorism and conflict have become frequent.
Aug 18, 2017
Facebook and Google activate safety check features in the aftermath of Barcelona attacksFacebook created a page, titled "The attack in Barcelona, Spain" which users used to "check in as safe".
Jun 15, 2017
Facebook is rolling out fundraising tools for Safety Check to raise relief funds during a disasterFacebook announced that it will add ‘Fundraisers’ to the feature to make it easier for people to raise relief money after any disaster or calamity.
Apr 26, 2017
Facebook talks about its India plans, discusses India-specific camera filters, community building and moreTalking about some of its features, Facebook today announced new geo-location filters, update to its Facebook Lite app and more on community building and safety of users.
Feb 09, 2017
Facebook will now let you donate resources to a disaster area via the new Community Help featureCommunity Help was announced last year and was intended to expand on the scope of Safety Check.
Dec 12, 2016
Facebook enables Safety Check feature for Cyclone VardahAccording to reports, the cyclone will take two hours to cross the land, and the eye of the cyclone is currently passing over Chennai.
Aug 30, 2016
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg hints at user-activated Facebook Safety CheckAt a recent townhall at Luis University in Rome, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced that the Facebook Safety Check feature could soon be activated by users.