Monthly Archives: December 2017

3 Emergency Response Trends to Watch in 2018

As 2017 ends, we consider how emergency response and management continues to grow and change. New technology, equipment, and procedures are making a big impact on the public safety industry. As we move into 2018, here are three key emergency response areas that industry leaders should be aware of. Cancer Prevention Initiatives The more that scientists learn about the human body and how it works, the greater we realize the dangers that first responders face. Data shows an alarming [...]

By | 2018-02-12T10:01:52+00:00 December 28th, 2017|News|0 Comments

[Infographic] The History of Fire Incident Command in the US

While the National Incident Management System (NIMS) is a key resource that informs incident management tactics today, the concept of a national set of standards for fire incident command is a fairly new development in the United States.  Even up until 20 years ago, many departments had their own standards and procedures for managing large-scale incidents. The following infographic describes how the Incident Command System (ICS) came about in the US, what led to its national adoption, and [...]

By | 2017-12-04T12:57:19+00:00 December 14th, 2017|C&C|0 Comments

Where Does Public Safety Technology Fit Into Your Department Budget?

Many public safety officials can tell you about the precarious balancing act that goes into creating agency budgets. What role does public safety technology play in the budget process and how can departments fairly allocate their limited resources? These are all valid questions that public safety officials deal with on a regular basis in their planning for the next few years. Here, we’ll explain why public safety technology deserves to be a consideration in your agency’s budget. The Public [...]

By | 2018-02-12T10:03:27+00:00 December 6th, 2017|Adashi, News|0 Comments