A Simple Critical Mission
We’re not your typical software company. Born from the fire service and built by it, Emergent’s responsibility is to its emergency responder family. Here’s what we mean by that.
Tablets have become an increasingly integral tool in the fire service, offering a range of functionalities that can aid firefighters in their work. Traditionally, tablets have been used for purposes such as accessing reference materials like fire codes and maps, communicating with other responders via messaging and voice communication apps, and tracking the location and availability of resources, such as equipment and personnel.
Fire departments and emergency responders know that proper planning and coordination are critical for a successful response to any incident. That’s where the fire department Incident Command System (ICS) comes in. Let’s take a closer look at what an ICS is, its importance, and what to look for in an ICS.