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Emergency Alert System Starts in Canada

Starting now, National Public Alerting System, will broadcast messages to Canadians not just via TV and Radio but wireless networks as well. Meaning if you are connected to Internet or cell phone provider, you will get a notification. Alerts would be launched in case of terrorist attack or natural disaster or amber alert. The NPAS … Continue reading Emergency Alert System Starts in Canada

Vancouver Startup: CommandWear – Situational Awareness Platform For First Responders

An over-reliance on voice communication often compromises mission success and, ultimately, puts responders’ lives at risk. CommandWear’s mobile and wearable situational awareness platform securely connects and monitors dispersed teams through a combination of sharing real-time GPS location tracking, vital monitoring, image sharing and secure messaging. The software helps first responders save lives - including their … Continue reading Vancouver Startup: CommandWear – Situational Awareness Platform For First Responders