NEW HACKING SAFETY SYSTEM SET TO LAUNCH
An alert system designed for riders that can detect the severity of a fall is set to hit the shelves soon. The Equisure alert system — first featured in issue 433 of Your Horse — was showcased at international technology show CES 2018 earlier this year. Now it has secured enough funding to make it available for pre-order. The system, which uses beacons fitted to a rider’s hat and saddle, sends an alert to a rider’s emergency contacts in the event that they and their horse part company.