News (March 2019)

Three-unique-words 'map' used to rescue mother and child

26th Mar 2019

Three seemingly unconnected words have helped rescue a mother and daughter after a car crash in remote rural Somerset. read more..

RSS Sierra Router Certified on U.K.’s ESN Network

25th Mar 2019

Sierra Wireless’ AirLink MG90 high-performance multinetwork vehicle router was certified and approved for use on the U.K.’s Emergency Services Network (ESN). read more..

DASA has £2M of funding to identify innovative capabilities to counter-drones

20th Mar 2019

Countering Drones: finding and neutralising small UAS threats read more..

Develop new drone algorithms and artificial intelligence in a joint UK-US hackathon

20th Mar 2019

The speed and ferocity of the recent devastating wildfires in California and in the UK demonstrate the need to develop new ways of using science and technology to assist the emergency services. read more..

U.K. Ambulance Trust Deploys Motorola TETRA Pagers

13th Mar 2019

The North West Ambulance Service (NWAS) NHS Trust, the second-largest ambulance trust in England, selected Motorola Solutions to equip 450 community first responders with TETRA two-way pagers as part of the TPG Messenger managed service. read more..

Control Room Awards celebrate unsung heroes who serve the public hour after hour

8th Mar 2019

Hidden heroes of the control room community have been honoured for their amazing work saving lives, safeguarding the public and supporting good causes. The APD Control Room Awards 2019 have shone a welcome spotlight on the behind-the-scenes stars who epitomise the very best of public service. The APD Control Room Awards winners were announced during an emotional evening at the De Vere Orchard Hotel in Nottingham last night (7 March). read more..

Metropolitan Police Service Invests in Sepura TETRA Terminals in Force-Wide Refresh

7th Mar 2019

The Metropolitan Police Service has selected Sepura’s SC2 Series of TETRA terminals to replace their existing fleet in an agreement forming one of the largest single orders ever received by the UK-based TETRA specialist manufacturer. read more..

U.K. Companies Collaborate on Public-Safety IoT

6th Mar 2019

Capita Secure Solutions and Services and Multiple Access Communications (MAC) are collaborating to bring new solutions to the public-safety community based around Capita’s public-safety solution and MAC’s internet of things (IoT) expertise and wireless sensor solutions. read more..

Frequentis, Hexagon Partner for Public-Safety Control Room Technology

6th Mar 2019

Frequentis and Hexagon partnered to deliver an integrated solution for public-safety control rooms. read more..

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