Tag Archives: Busby

Busby secures investment boost through LCR Angel Network

Personal safety app Busby and its sister technology RoadRadar have secured a seven-figure investment, including funds from a syndicate of angel investors through the Liverpool City Region (LCR) Angel Network’s introductions. Founded in November 2019 by friends James Duffy, Kirk Ryan and Barry Green, Busby resides in Liverpool’s Global Innovation …

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Busby becomes official safety technology partner of Team Bahrain Victorious

Busby has partnered with WorldTour cycling team Bahrain Victorious, becoming its official safety technology partner. The personal safety app was launched in November 2019 by Liverpool-born friends Barry Green, James Duffy and Kirk Ryan, with the goal of providing additional safety and peace of mind for those outside being active. …

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Busby introduces new Panic Button feature

Busby has introduced a new Panic Button feature designed to allow the user to alert selected emergency contacts should they feel unsafe at any point. This new feature further strengthens the app’s offering as a multi-purpose personal safety solution, in addition to providing added peace of mind for those heading …

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Busby partners with Team Novo Nordisk to help increase safety of riders with diabetes

Busby has partnered with Team Novo Nordisk, the all-diabetes pro cycling team, becoming its safety technology partner. The partnership will allow Busby to provide additional safety for the team’s international roster of riders and staff thanks to a range of functions including global automatic incident response. The team is also …

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Safety app Busby partners with Brake

Personal safety app Busby has partnered with road safety charity Brake. Brake works with communities and organisations throughout the UK and further afield to end road deaths and injuries. Providing training, resources and guidance on global fleet safety best practice through the Global Fleet Champions campaign, it also supports those …

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Busby partners with Sweatcoin to enable people exercising to earn rewards while staying safe

A new partnership between Busby and Sweatcoin has been launched to enable outdoor enthusiasts using smartphone safety technology to earn rewards while exercising. Busby works in the background of a smartphone to automatically detect incidents like a crash, fall or injury, before asking the user if they are okay and …

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Safety app Busby partners with Team Qhubeka ASSOS

Micromobility safety app Busby has partnered with Team Qhubeka ASSOS. Busby, launched in November 2019 by Liverpool-born friends Barry Green, James Duffy and Kirk Ryan, aims to make bike riding, as well as other sports and activities, safer. The app works with the sensors in your phone. If a user …

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Lime Solicitors teams up with Busby to protect vulnerable road users

Lime Solicitors has teamed up with safety app Busby to protect vulnerable road users as cycling booms during the pandemic. National law firm Lime is a cycling claims specialist and said the pandemic has led to an ‘unprecedented’ number of cyclists on the road and, coupled with the darker nights …

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Keith Leddington joins Busby.io as business development director

Keith Leddington has joined Busby.io as business development director, focusing on driving growth for the safety app. Leddington has a wealth of business development experience, most recently running the partnerships function for the Esports team at Zwift. Prior to this, he worked at Nike European HQ with roles in business …

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CAMS-Tifosi partners with Busby and DSN for 2021 season

UK-based UCI Continental women’s cycling team CAMS-Tifosi has welcomed a series of new partners for the 2021 racing season. The latest team partner to be announced is Busby and Discount Sports Network (DSN), who will be coming on board for the 2021 season. Other new team partners include CRX Compression …

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