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October 29, 2019

First Responder VIP Software Demonstration

Vancouver Fire Rescue Services provides fire, first aid, rescue and extrication services to the city of Vancouver. Founded in 1886, the agency has more than 800 employees and 20 stations. Vancouver Fire Rescue Services is committed to the health and safety of its staff and the community. The agency seeks to increase fire safety awareness through educational programs and community involvement while providing world-class fire and rescue services.

September 30, 2019

Training exercise prepares Birmingham first responders for World Games

Training exercise prepares Birmingham first responders for World Games Subscribe to WVTM on YouTube now for more: https://bit.ly/2jvAaUD Get more Birmingham …

June 10, 2019

News Release: DHS S&T Partners with Industry and Alabama Emergency Responders to Evaluate Technology Integration

Washington, DC – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) has partnered with public safety agencies in Jefferson County and the city of Birmingham, Alabama, and industry partners for the Next Generation First Responder (NGFR) – Birmingham Shaken Fury Operational Experimentation (OpEx) set for August 19-23, 2019.

“At the end of the day, S&T strives to ensure that in the chaos of a disaster, our communities are prepared, and our emergency responders are protected, connected and fully aware of the situation on the ground,” said William N. Bryan, DHS Senior Official Performing the Duties of the Under Secretary for Science and Technology. (more…)