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Aug 28, 2019
Facebook rolls out 'Local Alert' tool to help users during emergenciesFacebook's new tool aims to provide information to people caught up in situations like a mass shooting.
Oct 11, 2018
Facebook to soon introduce a Safety Check feature on its 'Workplace' platformSafety Check will make people better prepared in a crisis by helping employers locate their people.
May 17, 2018
Facebook Safety Check feature used by 10,000 people to mark themselves safe during dust storms in IndiaTo help its users during disasters, Facebook created a Crisis Response Centre as a hub of information about recent crises.
Feb 07, 2018
'Safety Check' feature is now present on Facebook Lite as well for over 100 countries including IndiaThis feature from the social media giant has been used during natural calamities and terrorist attacks across the world.
Sep 15, 2017
Facebook launches new crisis response centre to access all its tools in one placeFacebook has created a new centre to access the social network's crisis response tools — including Safety Check, Community Help and Fundraisers.
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.
Jun 08, 2017
Facebook to use 'disaster maps' to mitigate calamitiesOrganisations working closely with Facebook are UNICEF, the International Federation of the Red Cross, the Red Crescent Societies and the World Food Programme.
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.
Dec 20, 2016
Facebook activates 'Safety Check' in Berlin following attack on Christmas marketFacebook has activated the 'Safety Check' feature in Berlin hours after the devastating attack where a truck crashed in a Christmas market.
Nov 18, 2016
Facebook users can now launch the crisis response tool "Safety Check"According to a report on Thursday, this change will allow the community to decide the urgency of the nearby danger, something Facebook has struggled to grasp.