Emergency Medical Services

Emergency Medical Services

Iot technologies

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The US has been harnessing IoT technologies in attempt to advance a wide array of Smart City applications as well as in response to...
next-generation uniforms

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The US Government-funded AMBER project for advanced uniforms has been expanded. The project a collaborative effort between North Carolina State University (NCSU) and Protect...
wearable sensors

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Delivering life-saving care in a battlefield environment is a complex challenge. New wearable sensors will monitor the situation of soldiers in the battlefield as...

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Unmanned technology plays a major role not only during disasters but also in the aftermath. The Red Cross unmanned aircraft team was supplied with...
emergency

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Apple's new operating system will come with an option to lock your iPhone's fingerprint scanner and bring up a hotline to the police. The...
wearable sensor

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One of the risks evolving during police operations is that when an officer is injured, the period of time until help arrives might be...
drone deliveries

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Drones have been carrying out medical deliveries such as blood samples and vaccines successfully to remote sites in the developing world for some time....
cloud computing

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When disaster strikes, it’s crucial that first responders have reliable access to a controlled network, allowing them to receive and deliver critical information while...
protect the protectors

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First responders are constantly looking to improve, sharpen their senses and abilities and put their hands on the most innovative and useful equipment. Now,...
emergency

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During an emergency situation in a school or any other public institution, it is imperative to have instant communication with 911, first responders, and...
stop the bleed

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Stop the Bleed is a national awareness campaign and a call to action. Initiated by the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Stop the...
augmented reality

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Most of us have heard stories, if we haven't witnessed them firsthand, of close family relatives having some sort of seizure or being severely...
first responders

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Shortly after 9/11, reports began to emerge that one of the reasons many firefighters died in the attack was that police helicopters circling above...
large scale emergency

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Command, control and coordination are highly important when dealing with an emergency situation. An application for managing major incidents and events now has a...
UAV fuel

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A team of MIT engineers has come up with an economical UAV design that can hover for long durations to provide wide-ranging communications support...
emergency

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New wireless technologies that are designed to assist emergency responders were tested recently at the Gorge Amphitheatre in Washington. Several organizations partnered together to...

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By Arie Egozi Holding a national drill to practice procedures in the event of an earthquake is very good, however, all the preparations seem minor in...
UGV

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A new unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) unveiled recently is designed for use in defense, disaster relief, and rescue missions. The J8 Atlas Xtreme Terrain...
rescue

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Jaguar Land Rover Special Vehicle Operations (SVO) has designed and engineered a special version of the new Land Rover Discovery SUV for use by...

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When saving people’s life, every second is important and might be critical. Magen David Adom (MD), Israel’s national rescue organization, has recently inaugurated a...

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A radiation threat detection system was successfully tested recently by the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). DARPA’s SIGMA program—whose goal is to prevent...

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Keeping firefighters safe and communicating with them have been major technical challenges for decades. While outdoors, they can use GPS to track one another,...

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