What is Google rescue technology? Innovation in disaster relief? The company has been at the forefront of disaster relief since 2008, developing numerous products to help rescuers. One of the first products to be released was the People Finder, an open source web application available in more than 40 languages that allows users to post messages for anyone in need of help. Another product is the Red Cross Emergency App, which provides emergency preparedness information, safety tips, and weather updates.