About SOS Help Me

SOS-HELPME Emergency Mangement Solutions & Risk Management Consultants

SOS-HelpMe is the Industry Leader in Emergency Management Solutions , Reaction & Support to individuals, families and bulk groups of people, such as employees, church congregations, schools, business clientele and the like.  SOS-HelpMe delivers its subscription based services to persons on their cellphones and selected smart watches via a pre-programmed (upon registration) USSD code, saved as a speed dial on a subscriber’s cellphones or (selected) smart watches.

CEO, Francois Erasmus, heads up the business with extensive career qualifications & experience starting as a Permanent Force member & Instructor of the SANDF, to holding various high ranking positions within the Security Guarding, Risk Management, Loss Control, Electronic Security, Armed Response, SHEQ, Cellular & IT as well as Sales and Retail industries before establishing SOS-HelpMe as an unique Emergency Response Service that no household in South Africa should go without.

Featured on the ever popular KykNet television show, Ontbytsake – hosted by Dawie Roodt – and aired during April 2017,  Francois explains exactly how effective the system operates and what makes it different to the variety of different Apps available.  SOS-HelpMe not only offers an emergency contact system, but it includes a host of emergency assist services that is included in the monthly subscription cost of only R199 for the main member and one immediate family member (spouse or child), such as Medical, Trauma and Assault, Roadside and Accident, Legal, Home and Security assistance on a National basis. 

These services are available anywhere in South Africa – at work, at home, at play – by the simple pressing of the USSD coded speeddial on a cellphone or selected smart watches.  The alert is sent via the cellular network to a national call center who will call the respective subscriber and who takes over as the Crisis Manager and activate the relevant emergency service best suited for the specific emergency via the host of national service providers to SOS-HelpMe.

As Risk Management Consultant, Francois is more than able to conduct in-depth audits pertaining to Risk, Loss control as well as Safety, Health, Environment & Quality related matters at / for any business within South Africa, including Industrial / Factory plants, Retail, Residential Estates & Complexes as well as Golf Estates. See the Risk Management tab for more information in this regard.