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You don’t need to be a technical expert to understand emergency response. Our blog explains trends & gives insights on all things public safety, from the latest innovations to the key issues affecting citizens & emergency professionals.
The NG-SOS Platform; a case study of up-and-running international interoperability
NG-SOS has created a unique cross-border connection of 4 EU mobile apps, which together currently serve more than 3.5 million users, and which have been communicating within a homogeneous barrier-free region for more than 4 years.
The End Isn’t Nigh: Why there is Nothing to Fear About Public Warning Systems
In a rapidly-changing world, the need to quickly alert the population of ongoing crises or imminent threats becomes more necessary each day. Recent terrorist attacks, natural disasters and health crises such as the COVID-19 pandemic have highlighted the need for an efficient and reliable public warning system.
New Technologies, New Opportunities: Improving Accessibility in Emergency Communications
This blog considers the role of PEMEA in light of new accessibility requirements clarified by the recently adopted delegated regulation supplementing the European Electronic Communications Code.
Cybersecurity in PSAPs – the Danger of Malicious E-mails
A large proportion of the security incidents that paralyse entire companies and organizations today originate in a malicious e-mail. As attackers become more sophisticated, the risk of becoming a victim of an e-mail cyberattack increases.
Enhancing Location Intelligence with Vertical Positioning
Vertical positioning is critical for location intelligence and emergency response in large, dense urban areas. Longitude and latitude alone are not enough to identify a subject’s position in a multi-story skyscraper, underground parking garage, or subway station, for example.
Resolving the eCall Callback Issue
eCall is estimated to have the potential to save up to 2,500 lives annually. But one legacy issue remains: ensuring a callback service is possible.
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- Access to emergency services
- Artificial intelligence
- Caller location
- Disaster management
- Emergency call centre operations
- Emergency call centre technology
- Emergency professionals
- Next generation comms
- On-scene operations
- On-scene technology
- Public warning
- Social media
- Well-being and mental health