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- Written by American City & County Administrator
- 29th October 2008
Tags: Public Safety
Using data to improve emergency response resourcesThe ability for a COVID-19 outbreak to swiftly consume emergency response resources has emphasized the need for accurate and timely data reporting as a central component of the pandemic response effort. Continuous analysis of data collected is producing concerning results for response leaders, as new variants of the virus are discovered, and the United States […]
Designing city and county buildings for safety and accessibilityThe challenge of making public buildings safe from harm is expressed right there in the name. Whether a city hall, county administration building, courthouse or community service center, they are symbols of democracy, often objects of community pride but also, sometimes, of anger or resentment. They attract gatherings for both civic celebrations and protests, and […]
AT&T unveils FirstNet innovations, including HPUE, vertical location, deployable offeringsFirstNet subscribers now can access new technological capabilities that are designed to improve terrestrial LTE coverage, locate first responders, let agencies address coverage gaps quicker during incidents and enable interoperability between FirstNet PTT and LMR users, FirstNet contractor AT&T announced. Although each of these announcements are significant individually by taking significant steps to address known […]
Lessons from the pandemic: Emergency sourcing of lifesaving equipmentBeing able to conceive and implement new procurement models in times of crisis requires resourcefulness, tenacity and teamwork.