Technology

Google Nest, manufacturer of the Nest Protect Smoke and CO alarm, and The Leary Firefighters Foundation, founded by actor and activist Denis Leary, have partnered for the 4th annual “Thank You Grant” in 2019. The grant awards two deserving fire departments across the country with $25,000 grants for new Google technology and equipment, so they are better...
Technology

Taking away personnel because of technology is rarely the best option. The fire service remains a labor-intensive business and will most likely continue that way for a long time. If you want to do the best you can, you need hands to do much of the work.
Equipment

When determining your department’s need for TIs, as well as placement of TIs, do not forget the TI for the RIT. A properly deployed TI can help the RIT move through the structure faster and safer and find the firefighter in need more rapidly.
Technology

With the addition of 4G modems to PRO-VISION® video recording systems, users can use a 4G connection to easily track their fleet vehicles, receive event notifications and access cameras views—all in real time.
Technology

Inseego Corp. (Nasdaq: INSG), a pioneer in mobile and intelligent IoT device-to-cloud solutions, announced that its new USB800 modem is now available for small business, enterprise, government and public safety customers on the AT&T (NYSE: T) network as well as public safety subscribers on the FirstNet communications platform, delivering best-in-class 4G LTE (Cat 18) speed,...