Safety Checks in Sprint Family Locator allow you to set a day and time to automatically locate a family member's phone. For example, you can set a Safety Check for 4 p.m. each weekday to make sure your child gets home safely from school. Once you create a Safety Check, Sprint Family Locator will locate your family member and send their location via email or text.
Create a Safety Check
From the home screen of Sprint Family Locator, click the Safety Checks
Click the Safety Checks link for the family member you want to check
Choose the place where you expect your family member to be at the time you
will set in the Safety Checks. If you haven't created any places, select New
Place and you will be able to set one.
Select the time and day of the week at which to locate your family member and
click Continue. You can select multiple days for a Safety Checks.
Select to receive a text or email with your family member's location
information. You also may choose to enter an additional email address.
Note: By default, Safety Checks only tell you when you family member's
phone is NOT at a specific place at a certain time. If you also would like to
know whether your family member's phone IS at a specific place, check the box
that says Also send messages when a family member is near place.