February 18, 2020

Why Situational Awareness is the Foundation of EMS Strategy

From the initial incident report until they leave the scene, emergency medical services professionals are constantly collecting information. Successfully gathering adequate information for emergency response and remaining safe in the process requires keen observational and processing skills, both immediately and as the call progresses. In this article, we explore situational awareness and why it’s the foundation of EMS strategy.

February 11, 2020

4 Technological Advances Changing Law Enforcement

New developments are taking shape every day in law enforcement technology, making it easier to prevent and fight crime. In this article, we discuss four technological advances in law enforcement: (1) machine learning and artificial intelligence, (2) better electronic monitoring systems, (3) pre-crime technology, and (4) improved officer protection.

February 10, 2020

5 Emerging Trends in the Fire Service in 2020

Several trends are emerging in the fire service that have the potential to transform the industry for generations to come. Although these trends have been gaining steam for a few years now, the repercussions of these changes are beginning to show up in the day-to-day operations of fire stations. These five trends cover training strategies, daily operations for firefighters, and leadership in the fire service. From implementing new technologies to supporting the physical and mental well-being of firefighters, here are some of the trends we’ll be watching closely in the coming year.