rollovers http://kbia.org en MU research develops farm safety smart phone tool http://kbia.org/post/mu-research-develops-farm-safety-smart-phone-tool <p>Cell-phone toting farmers caught in dangerous tractor rollovers may soon be able to more easily signal for help thanks to a new smart phone application in development at the University of Missouri.</p><p>The app uses GPS sensors to detect rollovers. The program then sends automatic email and phone alerts with the accident coordinates to an emergency contact.</p><p>The Vehicle Rollover Prevention Education Training Emergency Reporting System was developed by Bulent Koc, an assistant professor of agricultural systems management.</p> Wed, 08 May 2013 13:50:35 +0000 Associated Press 33362 at http://kbia.org MU research develops farm safety smart phone tool