APD Launches International Control Room Week to Celebrate Behind-The-Scenes Stars
Software pioneer APD Communications is launching a special week celebrating the extraordinary work of emergency services call handlers and dispatch teams.
Revealed – The Unsung Heroes Shortlisted for First Control Room Awards
Nominations for the nine award categories came from more than 40 organisations the length and breadth of the UK, ranging from Police Scotland to North West Ambulance Service and Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service.
FREQUENTIS UK appoints Andy Madge as Managing Director
Effective January 1, 2018, former Managing Director (MD) of Defence and Intelligence for Lockheed Martin, Andy Madge, joined the Managing Board of Frequentis UK, taking over responsibility for the UK and Ireland subsidiary of Frequentis AG.
Police Air Service Flies the Flag for Control Room Awards
The organisation that co-ordinates air support for police services in England and Wales has urged full support for the first awards to celebrate the unsung heroes of the UK’s control rooms.
Leading UK Public Safety Organisation backs Control Room Awards
The British Association of Public Safety Communications Officials (British APCO) is backing the Control Room Awards launched by APD Communications, a company specialising in mission critical, life-saving solutions for the emergency services.
APD in Tandem with Wiltshire Police Team for Cycle Challenge
Mission critical solutions specialist APD Communications is supporting a Wiltshire Police team on a sponsored cycle ride to raise funds for a guide dogs charity.
Zetron’s 2017 Golf Benefit Raises $27K for Behind the Badge
Zetron hosted its seventh annual “Shoot for the Stars” golf tournament to bene t the Behind the Badge Foundation—an organization who honors and assists Washington State’s injured and fallen law-enforcement of cers and their families.
PowerPhone Expands Telephone CPR (T-CPR) Training for All Telecommunicators
911 call-handling solution and training provider PowerPhone is making its Telephone CPR (T-CPR) certification course available to all Telecommunicators.
Airbus DS Communications Names Jeff Robertson President and CEO
Airbus DS Communications, the leading public safety communications provider in North America, today announced that industry veteran Jeff Robertson has been named president and CEO of the company.
Huawei and Frequentis Sign MOU to Accelerate New Opportunities in Public Safety Industry
In the face of mounting public security threats, Huawei is committed to joining forces with leading industry partners to develop a vibrant, robust, and open Safe City ecosystem.
Airbus DS Communications Opens Training Center
Airbus DS Communications, a leading public safety communications provider, announces the opening of its new training center in the company's Brentwood, Tennessee, facility.
LaaSer Critical Communications becomes TAG Top 40 Innovative Technology company
LaaSer' s patented technology solves the all-too-common problem that when you call 911 from your mobile phone, operators can´t accurately locate you.
EMW Announces Agenda of the CCExpo PMR Communications and Control Rooms Congress
Critical Communications Expo is the neutral platform independent of associations for mission critical information and communications, PMR and control rooms in all fields of critical infrastructure at national and international level.
Worries in the US about the classification for 911 Operators
The dispatcher position has transformed from a clerical staff handling telephone calls and incidents with manual methods, to technically savvy protective service professionals managing multiple integrated technology systems.
Zetron Donates $4.5K and 79 Pounds of Food to Hopelink
Zetron and its employees raised $4,500 for Hopelink’s 2016 Holiday Food Drive. They also donated 79 pounds of food to the effort and 30 gifts to Hopelink’s annual Giving Tree Program.
Frost & Sullivan Awards Airbus DS Communications NG 911 Company of the Year 2016
Based on its recent analysis of the Next Generation (NG) 911 contact handling solution market, the consulting company Frost & Sullivan recognizes Airbus DS Communications with the Frost & Sullivan NG 911 Company of the Year Award 2016.
Eventide joins iCERT
Eventide Inc. announced that they are pleased to announce their membership in the Industry Council on Emergency Response Technologies (iCERT).
eurofunk launches 'eurofunk magazine NEWS of the year 2016'
Last month the Austrian controlroom solutions provider eurofunk, released its new 'eurofunk magazine NEWS of the year 2016'.
Zetron’s 2016 Golf Benefit Brings Total Raised for Behind the Badge to $120K
Zetron’s sixth annual “Shoot for the Stars” golf benefit, held August 31, 2016, at The Golf Club in Newcastle, WA, raised $25,000 for the Behind the Badge foundation.
Emynos Oganizes Workshop on "Next Generation Emergency Services"
The workshop, named TEMU, will provide a forum to researchers and industry partners to keep track of the work progress within this field by addressing in particular issues such as security and privacy, integration of social media, and extensions of eCall.