Public Safety

VIDEO: Radios used in Thailand cave rescue

17 July, 2018 by Jonathan Nally

Uzi Hanuni, founder and CEO of Maxtech Networks, explains his company's role in providing mesh communications for the Thailand cave rescue.

Smartphone app provides flexible comms

16 July, 2018 | Supplied by: Airbus/Secure Land Communications

A smart app is keeping communications flowing for Bulgarian Border Police officers, whichever device they use.

BroadWay's market consultation begins

16 July, 2018

Briefings are to be held to inform industry about European public safety broadband plans, with feedback sought on innovative technologies.

NTIA urges update to Wireless Priority Service

12 July, 2018

The US FCC has been asked to update the Wireless Priority Service to provide increased capabilities, such as including data, text and video.

Mexico City Airport chooses Sepura TETRA radios

11 July, 2018

The TETRA network at Mexico City International Airport (AICM) has been updated with Sepura radios.

Public safety speaker system rolled out in Melbourne

10 July, 2018

Melbourne CBD has received a new public address speaker system to help improve safety during emergencies.

Frequentis equips Norwegian emergency control rooms

04 July, 2018

Norway's fourth co-located police and fire control centre has been equipped with a Frequentis command and control system.

Airbus supplies Hesse with P8GR TETRA

03 July, 2018

More than 50,000 TETRA pagers have been provided by Airbus to Hessian fire brigades and rescue services in Germany.

Zetron, RapidSOS upgrade emergency call system

28 June, 2018

Vital time savings are the result of improvements to Zetron's call-taking system for public safety agencies.

Motorola celebrates 50 years in public safety

27 June, 2018

Motorola Solutions has marked a 50-year partnership with public safety organisations.

SETAR's TETRA switching refreshed by Rohill

27 June, 2018

Rohill will refresh the switching of Servicio di Telecomunicacion di Aruba's (SETAR) TETRA network.

FirstNet attracts another 1000 public safety agencies

25 June, 2018

The number of public safety agencies to adopt FirstNet has almost doubled since April, with another 1000 joining from across 52 states.

Australia's PSMB is progressing

21 June, 2018 by Jonathan Nally

It's been slow going, but there is light at the end of the tunnel for the provision of public safety mobile broadband for Australia.

Collaborative comms: the US experience

20 June, 2018

When disasters span multiple jurisdictions, coordination and collaboration becomes critically important for effective responses.

Queensland SES to transition to GWN

15 June, 2018

South-east Queensland's 79 SES groups will transition to the Government Wireless Network over the next two years.

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