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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 | 2017-12-04T11:57:24+00:00 December 6th, 2017|Adashi, News|0 Comments

Adashi Systems Awarded Contract for Incident Command Software

UK Public Sector Procurement Org Adds Adashi to List of Approved Suppliers West Yorkshire, UK: Today, the Yorkshire Purchasing Organization (YPO) awarded Adashi Systems a framework contract for its Incident Command Control Software System. Public safety agencies in the United Kingdom can now directly purchase Adashi’s C&C incident command software for use in all UK public sector emergency services organisations. This contract puts Adashi on a list of approved suppliers that have been researched and vetted by YPO. Based [...]

By | 2017-11-29T10:04:46+00:00 October 4th, 2017|C&C, News|0 Comments

What Hurricane Harvey Shows Us About Emergency Communication Systems

During natural disasters and large-scale emergencies, phone and internet service can be unreliable, which makes it difficult for people to communicate important information. When Hurricanes Harvey and Irma hit this past month, these communication failures sometimes prevented citizens from requesting emergency assistance. While communication systems across the country are improving, we’ll explain below how these incidents underscore the need for self-contained communications systems that work regardless of cell service or Wi-Fi. What Happened in Texas? National communications networks have [...]

By | 2017-11-21T13:27:32+00:00 September 19th, 2017|News|0 Comments

How First Responder Technology Reduces Injuries and Line-of-Duty-Deaths

As September 11th approaches, we remember and honor all the first responders who perished in the line of duty that horrific day in 2001. I remember being at the Clive Fire Station that day in Iowa, watching the horror unfold in New York. Sixteen years later, many advances in first responder technology have been specifically created to prevent injuries and reduce line of duty deaths (LODDs). As we remember this tragic day, we’ll delve into several pieces of technology [...]

By | 2017-11-21T13:26:23+00:00 September 5th, 2017|News|0 Comments

3 Things Drones Teach Us About Public Safety Technology

The public safety industry is known to be slow to adapt to using new technology. But while fire and police departments are not always “early adopters”, public safety agencies around the world have started using drones to help with rescue, EMS, structure fires, and more. Methods used by departments employing drones can teach us interesting insights about the relationship between the emergency response industry and public safety technology. 1) Dynamic Industries The first thing we can learn from the [...]

By | 2017-11-21T12:24:36+00:00 August 9th, 2017|News|0 Comments

3 Reasons We Support Safety Stand Down

Every year, the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) and the National Volunteer Fire Council (NVFC) come together for Safety Stand Down, formerly called the International Fire/EMS Safety & Health Week, an international event focused on improving and maintaining firefighter health and safety. Departments around the world are encouraged to provide education, training, and other services and resources to their staff. This year’s Safety Stand Down is going on right now, from June 18-24, and here at Adashi Systems, [...]

By | 2017-11-21T13:32:40+00:00 June 22nd, 2017|News|0 Comments