When the Pixel Watch detects a hard fall, it will contact your emergency contact.

The functionality would then ask users to decide whether to call 911. If users do not respond, it will automatically contact the authorities.

The functionality would then ask users to decide whether to call 911. If users do not respond, it will automatically contact the authorities.

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How to access the feature

Luke Hage

Go to your wearable’s settings menu. Select “Safety & Emergency” next, and then go to “Fall detection.”

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Other well-known smartwatches, like the Apple Watch Series 8 and the Samsung Galaxy Watch 5, already feature similar detection functionality.

It appears that Pixel Watch owners will also be able to access a similar safety feature.

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