CES Innovation Awards Program, owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)®, is an annual competition that honors outstanding design and engineering in 28 consumer technology product categories.
An elite panel of judges, industry experts, including members of the media, designers, engineers, and others, reviewed submissions based on innovation, engineering and functionality, aesthetics and design.
“After being recognized in 2019 as the best product in the Global Naval Industry, it is a great honor and a very important milestone for U SAFE to now be considered as one of the best Technological Products for Human Safety,” says Jorge Noras, the inventor. “We take great pride in helping solve real world problems by using advanced technology to develop simple solutions with global applications.
U SAFE has proven to be an extremely reliable solution with an outstanding track record.”
“Human Security for All, Products that align with the critical role of technology in supporting the United Nations’ efforts to advance human security for all.
The 2019 edition was held in Amsterdam and counted on several submissions from the largest number of countries so far. The competition was high and 17 contestants received Special Mentions.
From all the winners of the 7 categories, the DAME Overall Winner prize went to U SAFE, along with the Lifesaving and Safety Equipment category prize.
DAME Awards jury assigned U SAFE the best design practice in the industry, as an inventive upgrade of the traditional life-saving ring.
The technology and u-shaped design of the U SAFE ensures a higher success when saving lives, with less risk to rescuers.