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A lawyer in your pocket?

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EmergInfo is the ONLY mobile application designed by legal professionals providing immediate, ... More

Editor's review Page 1 of 2

Published 5 Dec 2011

I suppose there comes a time in most people’s lives when they are actually pleased to see a lawyer riding in from the distance. This feeling of relief will be felt no less strongly if you’ve just been involved in a road accident or are about to be arrested for driving under the influence or whilst intoxicated. Whilst the friendly lawyer won’t exactly be riding in from the distance with this app he or she will only be as far away as your pocket. And as long as you’re not too intoxicated or “influenced”, a few dextrous movements of the thumbs will get you some immediate advice and a whole host of other helpful features.

The app recognizes that people often panic in these situations and are likely to incriminate themselves and so provides examples of what to say, or probably more accurately, what not to say!

Practically everything you need is available and the GPS system will track where you are and can notify up to three family members of your predicament. It can also provide details of suitable lawyers in the vicinity and gives you the option of calling them right away.

Obviously gathering clear evidence of any accident is vital and it’s easy to take a photograph on your mobile phone and upload it to emerginfo to go along with the other information you’ll be guided to include.

In cases of intoxication or driving under the influence the app can provide you with fast tips on your rights...