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Will C-THRU help firefighters navigate smoky indoor environments?

Learn about C-THRU technology, an augmented reality tool that uses raw, thermal images within the firefighter's visual frame to create a visual overlay of the edges of all objects within the field of view.

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New standard for firefighter personal protective equipment

The new standard is focused on increasing contamination resistance and cleanability of gear.

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Understanding the Importance of Cultural Burning

Dr. Moore-Merrell and Margo Robbins discuss how the Cultural Fire Management Council facilitate the practice of cultural burning on the Yurok reservation and ancestral lands to maintain a healthier ecosystem.

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The transition to advanced encryption standard

Federal Partnership for Interoperable Communications released an overview of actions and next steps to support public safety agencies in their transition to AES.

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Integrating 911 and 988 services with innovative crisis response systems

Learn how 5 counties in 5 different states have implemented innovative crisis response systems involving 911/988 integration. Understand the progress, challenges and lessons learned from 911/988 interoperability across various models, including embedded clinicians, call transfer and co-located response.

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Minimize firefighting risks at strip mall fires

New bulletin from NIOSH outlines considerations for developing the correct strategy and an effective incident action plan for strip mall fires.

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