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2014-07-31 08:40:55

Increased adoption of NICE Inform affirms growing public safety need to manage expanding multimedia content, as organizations prepare for Next Gen emergency communications RA'ANANA, Israel, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NICE Systems (NASDAQ: NICE) today announced that it has surpassed a milestone of 3,000 worldwide systems deployed for NICE Inform [http://www.nice.com/audio/inform#pr_31.7.14 ], the company's flagship solution for managing multimedia incident information. Now in...

2014-02-20 23:31:22

Critical seconds have been shaved off fire and medical response times in Cedar Park, Tex., and vicinity now that the city has installed US Digital Designs' Phoenix G2 Station Alerting System. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 Thanks to groundbreaking fire station communications technology powered by Tempe, Ariz.-based US Digital Designs (stationalerting.com), critical seconds have been shaved off fire and medical response times in Cedar Park, Tex., and vicinity. In fact, Cedar...

2013-06-21 23:04:16

Voiance exhibited at NENA’s 2013 Conference and Expo from June 15-20 in Charlotte, NC. Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) June 21, 2013 Voiance exhibited at NENA’s 2013 Conference and Expo from June 15-20 in Charlotte, NC. NENA, the National Emergency Number Association, serves its members and the greater public safety community as the only professional organization solely focused on 911 policy, technology, operations, and education issues. Voiance supports emergency service clients across the United...

2012-10-26 04:00:55

The First Amendment and the state and federal labor laws create potential liability for emergency service organizations. Attorneys from Robson & Robson LLC, a law firm with experience representing emergency service organizations, recently conducted a pro bono seminar at the Berks County Department of Emergency Services addressing these issues. Reading, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) October 25, 2012 Public safety professionals who misuse social media put their organizations between a rock and a...

2008-07-14 12:00:46

RENO, Nev., July 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the event of a mine fire, roof collapse or explosion, mine rescue teams may be tapped to search for colleagues disoriented by toxic gas, trapped beneath layers of rock or severely injured. The teams undergo rigorous training to develop skills that oftentimes save lives. Those skills will be put to the test July 15 through 17 at the 2008 Metal/Nonmetal National and International Mine Rescue Contest at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center. The...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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