Public Safety

Hytera comms used for SCO meeting

07 November, 2019 | Supplied by: Hytera Communications (Aust) P/L

Hytera's radio systems helped secure attendees' safety at the 18th meeting of the Council of Heads of Government of Member States of the SCO.


GE Nett deploys Sepura radios to help boost worker safety

07 November, 2019 | Supplied by: Sepura PLC

Norwegian electricity grid owner and operator GE Nett has deployed Sepura's SC20 and SC21 radios to improve its operations' safety and efficiency.


Prioritising public safety in MNOs' LTE and 5G networks

05 November, 2019 by Barbara Noonan, Head of Public Sector APAC, Nokia | Supplied by: Nokia Australia

Prioritisation on LTE and 5G networks is technically feasible, but there are a number of legal issues that need to be carefully addressed, says Nokia's Barbara Noonan.


Barrett radios for Chilean ambulance, hospital network

29 October, 2019 | Supplied by: Barrett Communications Pty Ltd

Barrett's radio systems are helping to strengthen and secure ambulance and hospital communications in Chile, thanks to a recent contract with SAMU.


Majorcan buses' radio systems arrive in digital age

24 October, 2019 | Supplied by: Teltronic

Majorcan buses' radio systems are coming into the digital age, thanks to a new deal between Teltonic's partner, Level Electronics, and EMT.


SAR compliance in Australia

23 October, 2019 by Chris Zombolas, EMC Technologies | Supplied by: EMC Technologies

The possibility of harmful effects of EMR has forced regulators to introduce SAR measurement standards for mobile and portable transmitting devices.


Victoria's Supplementary Alerting Service app getting closer

21 October, 2019 by Jonathan Nally

Work is proceeding on Victoria's Supplementary Alerting Service app, which will supplement the Emergency Alerting System used by emergency services personnel.


Next Generation Triple Zero is coming

16 October, 2019 by Jonathan Nally

Australia's long-awaited Next Generation Triple Zero (000) service will be introduced in stages, beginning in 2020.


Sepura radios set sail under new deal

10 October, 2019 | Supplied by: Sepura PLC

Sepura radios are setting sail under a new deal between the company's partner, Swedish Radio Supply, and the Swedish Sea Rescue Society.


DAMM infrastructure supports Mauritius Metro Express

09 October, 2019

Phase one of the Mauritius Metro Express has been opened, with DAMM's TetraFlex network supporting its operations along the 13 km line.


Taking emergency services back to the future

07 October, 2019 by Beatriz Peon

Next Generation 112 seeks to harness the possibilities of the Internet of Things, smart cities and internet-based communications to help save lives.


LA-RICS' state-of-the-art comms coverage

03 October, 2019 by Scott Edson

LA-RICS is connecting emergency services agencies across an area of almost 13,000 square kilometres, home to more than 10 million residents.


Ethiopia Electric Utility deploys Motorola Solutions' LMR

01 October, 2019 | Supplied by: Motorola Solutions Australia Pty Ltd

A Motorola Solutions radio system has been deployed in Addis Ababa to improve safety for the Ethiopia Electric Utility's operations and maintenance staff.


AMSA seeking feedback on ceasing HF monitoring

01 October, 2019

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority is seeking feedback on the proposal to cease HF radiotelephone monitoring of distress and safety communications in 2022.


VIDEO: A look inside the security dome

30 September, 2019 by Jonathan Nally

The Director-General of New Zealand's GCSB takes us inside a satellite communications interception dome to explain the agency's intelligence-gathering activity.


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