British APCO Charity Donations

All donations now collected and a total of over £2,188 was raised, meaning that we have been able to pass on £729 to each charity: The FireFighters Charity, the Midlands Air Ambulance and the Police Dependants Trust. A huge thank you to everyone who donated during the event dinner at B-APCO 2016. ...

OFCOM - Very low bandwidth leased lines

From OFCOM: As noted in our final statement, although we have withdrawn regulation from these services, we will be continuing to monitor the migration of users of these services to other platforms and services until they are withdrawn by BT (currently scheduled for March 2020). Should you have any ...

iCERT Publication: Public Safety Technology Planning Guide

Please read on for a US perspective from the Industry Council for Emergency Response Technologies on Public Safety Technology

iCERT has published a public safety technology planning guide entitled, Working Together: Partnering To Face Today’s Critical Public Safety Technology Issues, which is intended to foster understanding between public and private sector emergency response technologies professionals by providing key points of information on private sector capacities and processes, as public agencies look to engage commercial enterprises in support of emergency calling and communications technology projects. Click here to open the report.The authors of this Guide—iCERT member company staff volunteers—have shared their insights and experiences throughout the pages of the Guide. In discussing issues related to Procurement Process Readiness, Funding and Resource Development, ...

Events

British APCO holds a number of updates and sessions throughout the year across many topics and initiatives.

B-APCO Autumn Event 2016

18 March 2016

B-APCO Autumn Event 9th and 10th of November 2016 at St James' Park, Newcastle upon Tyne.