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Young Professional Spotlight: Elizabeth Ulmer, Lincoln Emergency Communications Center.

May 26, 2022

Elizabeth Ulmer is the Senior Public Safety Dispatcher for the Lincoln Emergency Communications Center.

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Project 25: Consensus Standards Embracing Interoperability, Spectrum Efficiency and Cost Economies

May 24, 2022

P25 was prompted by issues that public safety agencies at federal, state and local levels had with the incompatibility of trunking systems, as well as secure voice systems, supplied by the major vendors in the 1980’s.

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APCO Announces Final Approval of American National Standard

May 20, 2022

This standard provides a common data set used to deliver AACN data to emergency communication centers and responders, identifies crash and medical data elements, and uses a common data exchange format allowing for multiple methods of data transfer and handling.

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APCO International Announces 2022 Award Winners

May 19, 2022

The award recipients demonstrated the highest levels of professional conduct and outstanding performance in the line of duty. The award winner of each category is:

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EF Johnson and Instant Connect Launch Strategic Partnership

May 19, 2022

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Irving, TX – May 17, 2022 – EF Johnson Technologies, Inc., a leading solution provider…

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EF Johnson Technologies Announces Senior Leadership Changes

May 19, 2022

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Irving, TX – May 10, 2022 – EF Johnson Technologies, a leading solution provider of mission-critical communications…

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CentralSquare Technologies Partners with First Due to Provide a Single Platform for Fire and EMS Services

May 19, 2022

Lake Mary, FL (May 18, 2022) — CentralSquare Technologies, an industry leader in public sector technology, announced a partnership with…

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How To Protect Scheduled Time Off

May 12, 2022

It is no secret that the long shifts required of public safety telecommunicators can cause challenges for relationships, activities and self-care outside of work. In a recent survey of California telecommunicators, participants shared that the heart of the issue was that frequently their scheduled time off was not honored, which worsened multiple areas of work-life balance.

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